Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies

We recognize the challenges faced by veterans returning home with a disability. To help meet your wellness needs, the Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation has a unique program, Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies, FREE-of-charge to qualified veterans.
A logo reading Healthy Minds and Bodies - Veterans, Fitness Training, Networking in red and blue

Eligibility


  • Serves all military veterans
  • 10% or more service-related disability
  • Honorable discharge

    Services


    Veterans accepted into the Healthy Minds, Healthy Bodies Program will receive:
    • Personal training sessions with a certified trainer experienced in post-rehabilitation exercise
    • One-year fitness membership
    •  One-year membership for a spouse, partner, or friend
    • Invitations to optional social events.
    Start dates and training sessions with a certified trainer will be tailored to meet the needs of each participant. An initial consult with staff is required to determine if this program is right for you.

    Fitness memberships and training sessions are affiliated with:



    Fairland Sports & Aquatics Complex
    13820 and 13950 Old Gunpowder Road,
    Laurel, MD 20707

    Wayne K. Curry, Prince George's Sports and Learning Complex
    8001 Sheriff Road
    Landover, MD 20785
     
    Southern Area Aquatics & Recreation Complex
    13601 Missouri Avenue
    Brandywine, MD 20613


    Additional Information


    If you are interested in participating in the Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies fitness initiative for military veterans with disabilities, please complete the online Interest Form and an M-NCPPC staff member will contact you.

    If you are interested in learning more about the program, please email HealthyMindsHealthyBodies@pgparks.com, or call the Special Programs Division at 301-446-3400 or 301-699-2544 TTY.