The Wellness Committee at the Jacksonville Job Corps Center led the staff and students to to another awesome day of activities as apart of the continued efforts for a Healthy Eating and Active Lifestyle Program. Over 400 students and staff members participated in this on going center event. The center has made a conscious effort to reduce obesity through better food choices and exercise programs.
The Food Committee works hand in had with the Wellness Committee to come up with low fat high pretein menus that will assist students and staff with better food selections. Since the program kickoff a few months ago several students and staff members have notable weight loss and report they feel better and have more energy.