Health and Wellness

Health and Wellness

Program Goals

The BRHWC Healthy Lifestyles Program’s main goal is to prevent or delay the onset of diabetes in youth ages 3-18 years old within the Bad River community through physical fitness activities and nutrition education. 


The program provides youth and their family members with the opportunity to participate in open gym and organized physical fitness activities which take place 5 nights per week during the school calendar year. 

Other planned activities are planned during the summer months. Seasonal activity  planned for youth such as; wrestling, volleyball, soccer, basketball, dodge ball, baseball, kickball, sharks & minnows, soccer, and other indoor and outdoor physical fitness/conditioning activities. 

The Healthy Lifestyles program also provides seasonal Cultural activities, such as hiking to the Bad River Falls, Wild Rice camp, Maple syrup camp, Dip netting, Spearing, fishing and ice fishing trips.