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 established a chapter of the Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies program in 2011 for FREE-of-charge to qualified veterans.
Serves all military veterans
10% or more service-related disability
If you are interested in joining in our Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies (HMHB) program, please complete the Online Interest Form and an M-NCPPC staff member will contact you.
HMHB program is designed to provide fitness, recreation, peer support, and networking opportunities for qualified veterans and their families. As a veteran accepted as a member into the HMHB Program, you will receive:
Monthly Social & Recreational Events
HMHB members-only recreational classes and clinics
Information about events and local veteran resources sent out via a monthly e-Newsletter
One-Year Promotional Pass (OYPP)
Fitness & Aquatics Combo Pass valid for entry into ANY of Prince George’s County, Department of Parks and Recreation’s:
45+ Community Centers & Fitness Centers
13 Aquatic Facilities
Only one (1) Promotional Pass per qualified veteran
Valid for one (1) year from date of issue
Passes do NOT include Group Fitness or Aquatics Classes
Members can also designate a “Workout Partner” to receive a One-Year Promotional Pass to serve as a battle buddy in the gym for motivation and support. Workout Partners must have a Parks Direct Account.
Members receive up to fifteen (15) 1-hour Personal Training Sessions with a trainer certified in Post-Rehabilitation Exercise
HMHB Personal Training is currently only located at the following facilities:
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; Maryland Relay 7-1-1 for customers who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability.