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Saturday, April 4, 2015

Recruiting: The Health U. Research Study at the Northeast ARC

From the E.K. Shriver Center
via The Northeast ARC

April 1, 2015

Parents, are you looking for a way for your adolescent with intellectual disabilities to:
  • Eat healthier foods? 
  • Become more physically active? 
  • Lose weight?
Learn more about Health U.!

Northeast ARC and The E.K. Shriver Center invite you to a one-hour informational workshop about Health U., which will include a sampling of activities. Join us and see if the Health U. Research Study is right for your family!

Health U. is a weight loss research study for overweight teens and young adults ages 15-22 who have an intellectual disability. Health U. is a free and voluntary research study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) through the E.K. Shriver Center at UMass Medical School.  For more information about Health U., please contact us at 774-455-6540 or healthu@umassmed.edu.

When:  12:30 - 1:30pm Saturday, April 11, 2015

Where: Northeast ARC
                   6 Southside Road, Danvers, MA

RSVP by April 10th to Kathy Kelly at 978-762-3980, or kkelly@ne-arc.org.  

(If this class gets off the ground it will be held at the ARC.)

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