Wellness

The Healthy Campus Committee, in partnership with Athletics and Recreation, is pleased to announce the following initiatives for the campus community.
 
For all programs and information listed below, please contact Angela Marchbank by email at amarchbank@upei.ca; or call (902) 566-0606.

1. Tobacco Cessation Supports

UPEI has a number of tobacco cessation supports and programs available with a Quit Care Program in October 2017. Supports vary depending if you are a UPEI student or UPEI employee.

In accordance with the UPEI Tobacco-use policy, using tobacco products on University property is prohibited. The boundaries of University property are depicted in the following image:

2. Karma Yoga - Tuesdays, 12:10 pm

The Karma Yoga class is held every Tuesday from 12:10–12:55 pm at UPEI Chaplaincy Centre.

This program provides a full body strength and flexibility workout which tones the body. Long stretches will melt away stress and create a feeling of deep relaxation. Please bring your own mat and/or towel and water.

Fee: Fee for each class is a donation to the UPEI food bank - $5 or food donation.

3. UPEI Employee Fitness Subsidy

This year we have 55 subsidies for current UPEI faculty and staff only to use towards UPEI Athletics and Recreation small group training or fitness classes. 

Complete a Personal Training Subsidy Application and send via email to Angela Marchbank, Fitness & Wellness Coordinator at amarchbank@upei.ca.

4. NEW 2018 Healthy Challenge  

Details of the NEW Healthy Challenge will be announced later in October. The challenge will take place in January and will replace the previous Healthy Activity Challenge.

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