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Baylor Scott & White Health and Wellness Center at the Juanita J. Craft Recreation Center

Our Goal
 
 
The Baylor Scott & White Health and Wellness Center's (BSW HWC) providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and services.

Lifestyle Activities and Education

Our ongoing activities include tai chi, cooking classes, weekly Bible study and more.

  • 2019 CHEF COOKOFF

    Savor the flavor of competition for an afternoon of food, fun, health and wellness at our fifth annual event.

  • Healthy Harvest Festival

    Thank you to the many volunteers, participants and supporters who made the 8th Annual Healthy Harvest Festival a successful event.

The Center offers members

Classes are designed to focus on being active, healthy eating, understanding prescriptions, problem solving, reducing health risks and managing stress.
  • Diabetes education
  • Medical Clinic
  • Disease management
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Computer room
  • Fitness and aerobic room
  • Game room

Get involved

During your first visit, the wellness team will guide you through the process of becoming a member. You will need to:
  • Complete a New Member application
  • See a physician, nurse practitioner and/or a diabetes educator
  • Complete a health screening
  • Discuss a plan for your healthcare

Community Health Worker Training

The Baylor Scott & White Health & Wellness Center’s Community Health Worker Training (CHW) Programs are a Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) approved CHW Training Site for both CHW and CHW Instructor Certification Programs. Both certification programs are a 160-hour competency based training program that cover the Texas 8 core competencies: Communication, Interpersonal, Service Coordination, Capacity-Building, Advocacy, Teaching, Organizational Skills and Knowledge. Each of the eight competencies is composed of 20 content hours.

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Diabetes programs

Learn more about our programs related to diabetes care.

  • Diabetes Prevention Program (H.E.L.P.)
  • Diabetes Education Program

Diabetes Prevention Program (H.E.L.P.)

Healthy Eating, Exercise & Lifestyle Program

Have you been diagnosed with pre-diabetes or are you at risk for diabetes? If so, you may want to consider our free weight loss/diabetes prevention program. Contact Kati Szamos at 214.915.3282 for more information.

Diabetes Education Program

BSW HWC offers a course to empower people with diabetes with tools, so they can effectively manage and live successfully with diabetes. The classes consist of four 2-hour sessions that cover the 7 Healthy Habits outlined by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. Attendance requires a physician's referral and most insurance companies, including Medicare, offer benefits for coverage. This program is offered in English and Spanish. Contact Kati Szamos at 214.915.3282 for more information.

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