Hodges University’s Frances Pew Hayes Center for Lifelong Learning Announces Winter Session Class for Jan. 25
The Hodges University Frances Pew Hayes Center for Lifelong Learning (CLL) 2016 winter session has begun, and the center is hosting a free class on January 25, which is open to the public.
The “Learn About the Blue Zones Project – SWFL: Raising Well-Being, Decreasing Healthcare Costs and Improving Productivity in Our Community” class will take place from 1:00-2:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 25. Deb Millsap, executive director of the Southwest Florida Blue Zones Project and registered licensed dietician, will speak about the Blue Zones Project – SWFL, a community-wide, well-being improvement initiative designed to help make the healthy choice, the easy choice. The program will explain how various sectors of the community - schools, restaurants, grocery stores, work sites, faith-based organizations, homeowner associations, individuals and community leaders - are all working together to promote well-being within the community.
The Well-Being Index, the tool used to measure the effectiveness of the project, will be explained. Attendees will learn how well-being affects health care costs and productivity. The class will be held in the Stock Building on the Naples campus – 2655 Northbrooke Drive, Naples, FL 34119.
This class is free and open to the public.
For more information or to register for the class, contact CLL Coordinator Tifarah Pardue at firstname.lastname@example.org or (239) 598-6143. To learn more about the CLL, visit www.hodges.edu/lifelonglearning/.