Pcc Community Wellness Center
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
The goal of PCC's AmeriCorps Program is to promote healthy lifestyles throughout the lifecycle, with an emphasis on youth obesity prevention. PCC AmeriCorps achieves this goal by promoting a healthy start to life through its Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Team; and helping children and families make good fitness and nutrition choices through its Healthy Lifestyle Team. PCC AmeriCorps members provide service in the medically underserved communities on Chicago's Westside and near West suburbs.