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GHP Kids - Health and wellness programs

GHP wellness staff offers presentations on a variety of health education topics for children and families. These community presentations are offered upon request.

For more information, contact 866-415-7138.

Online services

Mental health and substance abuse resources

  • Various online resources are available if your child is feeling stressed, anxious or depressed.

Health assessment – your personal health record

  • Get a health score, see risks for specific conditions and get recommendations on ways your child can improve their lifestyle.

Online education workshops

  • Workshops focus on a variety of conditions and lifestyle changes, and offer weekly tasks such as educational reading, exercise and nutrition logs to help you reach your goal.
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Our online tools can help you focus on health any time.

 
Personalized online tools

  • Get a snapshot of your current health as the first step toward reaching your health and wellness goals. Tools include videos on a variety of health topics, activity tracker integration, recipes and a symptom checker.

Services in person and by phone

Mental health and substance abuse resources

  • Call to speak with a personal care advocate for guidance if your child is feeling stressed, anxious or depressed. Your child can also see a mental health professional without a referral.

Health and wellness programs

  • Our personalized support and education can help you live life to the fullest! We offer programs to help you understand your health numbers, stop using tobacco, maintain a healthy weight and much more.
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Receive personal care when you need it.

Specialized nurses

  • Our health and case management programs, led by registered nurses, focus on providing personalize care, education, and guidance on various chronic conditions. We collaborate with primary care physicians to develop a plan of care and optimize treatment plans to help you meet your child’s goals. 

Certified health coaches

  • Our integrated, member-focused approach to comprehensive health coaching services cover the spectrum of your child’s healthcare needs. Programs are personalized and range from lifestyle coaching to managing your child’s health.

Health assistants

  • Get help with your child’s complex medical and social needs. We can be a resource in navigating the healthcare system and a link to community resources.

Tel-A-Nurse

  • Medical help is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week by phone. Non-emergency medical advice is also available through our nurse chat line.


Recommended pediatric care

  • Click here to view recommendations for preventive healthcare from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Back-to-school vaccination guide

  • Public schools require certain vaccinations to ensure children are protected from preventable diseases. View this guide to make sure your child's vaccination records are up-to-date before the new school year begins. 

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