ABOUT THE GROSSMONT COLLEGE WELLNESS
DID YOU KNOW 3
CAUSE 4 DISEASES
Type II Diabetes
That results in 50%
of the deaths nationally and
62% of the deaths in East County.
The Grossmont College Wellness Initiative began as
a joint effort with the East County health and Human Service (HHS)
Division of the Live Well, San Diego!:Building Better health
Initiative and the 3-4-50 concept to bring wellness to the employees
of Grossmont College.
Grossmont College intends to change lives by
educating and offering health and wellness opportunities that will
support and encourage behavior change in our employees. Beginning
Spring 2012, Grossmont College began offering volunteer-led activity
groups, wellness and exercise classes, healthy eating options and
smoking cessation workshops and support.
Grossmont College is committed to providing
healthy living opportunities and options, to combat these 3 deadly
behaviors, that are crucial to employee health and well-being. In
the future, Grossmont College plans to continue and increase its
efforts in these areas.