Wellness Initiative for Senior Education (WISE) Program
Audience: Older adults (60+)
The WISE program is an evidence-based wellness and prevention program targeting older adults. The program is designed to help older adults in NJ celebrate healthy aging, make healthy lifestyle choices, and avoid substance misuse. It provides valuable educational services to older adults on topics including nutrition and exercise, medication use, stress management, depression, and substance misuse. The curriculum is designed to take place once per week over a six-week period. Each lesson is 2 hours and includes a meal and a gift card incentive for each participant.