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Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies

What is Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies?

The Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies® program for wounded, ill or injured military personnel was created to provide a way of transitioning back into the community as a civilian, through fitness. The program offers: two, FREE one-year memberships to the Health & Fitness Center; one for the veteran and one for a workout partner of their choice. Also includes up to 15 FREE personal training sessions, networking opportunities, monthly socials and support. Call the Health &  Fitness Center for details or to take a tour, 847.388.5430.

Heathy Minds Healthy Bodies Veterans must meet the following qualifications which must be verified:

  • Honorable/medical discharge on DD214
  • 10% disability rating or higher assigned by the VA
  • Disability rating applied for, in medical review, or under appeal
  • Non-service connected injury, note from your civilian doctor, or a general endorsement from a VA counselor, VOC/PVA representative

For more information, contact Christine Lopez at clopez@mundeleinparks.org

Due to concerns regarding the transmission of COVID-19, upcoming events may be canceled. We will carefully monitor the recommendations for public facilities and assess the situation each week. As soon as it is possible to do so, we look forward to returning to regular business operation.

Upcoming events

VA MOVE! Healthy Teaching Kitchen – Via Zoom

Tuesday, August 9 – 11am- 11:45am

Art Impact Project – Mundelein Community Center (Must Register for event)

Tuesday, August 16 – 10am-11:30am

Tuesday, August 30 – 10am-11:30am

Please contact Christine Lopez at clopez@mundeleinparks.org to register

Horseshows and Bocce

Tuesday, September 20 10am-12pm (Tuesday, September 27 Inclement Weather Date)

Need Help? Contact the Veteran’s Crisis Hotline



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