Petitioning U.S. House of Representatives

Fix Healthcare - Support the Health Coaches!

We are working hard in Washington, DC advancing the Health Coach profession.  But we need your help!

Health Coaches are key to improving health and lowering healthcare costs. We preach this wellness message to Members of Congress and their staff in over 350 meetings and events on your behalf.  

Surprisingly, Congress is surprised to learn that:

  • more than 1/3 (34.9%) of U.S. adults are obese;
  • over 29 million people in the U.S. have diabetes;
  • 40% of Americans are sleep deprived;
  • all of the above could be prevented.

In the U.S. alone, $4 trillion will be spent on healthcare just this year. Sadly, only 2% goes towards prevention. Considering the facts above, something needs to be done. Someone needs to help!

Health Coaches work with their clients and shift them away from unhealthy habits to sustainable ones for lasting health.  

The current health care system is not sustainable and Health Coaches will work alongside other practitioners to rectify our current healthcare crisis. 

But we can’t do it alone. We need you to take action.

While traditional healthcare continues to address disease largely brought on by poor life-style choices with new drugs and costly interventions, there is a growing movement embracing a holistic approach with food and lifestyle changes as the new prescription of choice.  

Join the movement. Tell Congress to support Health Coaches! 

Sign the petition here to have the letter below sent directly to your members of Congress to show your support.

Be sure to contribute to the fundraiser as well.

 

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