JCCC Employee Wellness

Keep an eye on InfoHub for exciting announcements regarding Employee Wellness at JCCC!

On-Campus Wellness Events

May-June 2019: Map Out Your Wellness on Campus

  • Community Blood Center Blood Drive
  • Health/Wellness Fair
  • Nell Mitchell Lecture Series
  • Treadmill Stations
  • Health Biometric Screens for all employees at Professional Development Days each semester (August or January)
  • Flu shots available in fall semester
  • 12 Days of Wellness Challenge every December

On-Campus Wellness Classes

Work out with your JCCC colleagues in employee fitness classes with licensed instructors to assist you. There are no deadlines to enroll in these classes.

  • T’ai Chi – This gentle form of exercise can prevent or ease many ills of aging.
  • Weight Training & Conditioning – Weight training and conditioning exercises that vary with each session.
  • Yoga – Beginner to intermediate level yoga that teaches strength, flexibility, endurance, and harmony.
  • Zumba – Blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography for a total-body workout that is exhilarating and effective.

To find more information about the above classes, type ‘ZWEL’ as keyword search on the Staff Development Class Search page. You may register through MyJCCC using the CRN(s). Enrollment Instructions

Small Group Personal Training Sign-ups are going on now for sessions beginning week of June 3rd! These sessions fill up fast and have a commitment to the full 8-week session. There are multiple time frame options. Email Ruth Dey at rdey@jccc.edu if  interested.

Faculty/Staff Lifetime Fitness Center Use

All current JCCC employees, their spouses, and college-age dependents are eligible to use the fitness center in the Gym. Employees may walk in with their JCCC ID card (NO orientation is required). Spouses and college-age dependents will need to contact Wellness Coordinator Ruth Dey at ext. 3217 or email rdey@jccc.edu in order to utilize the fitness center.

Indoor Track Use

JCCC employees may utilize the indoor track in the Gym by presenting their JCCC ID card to the check-in desk. Open Monday to Friday based on availability, please call ahead before arriving to make sure it is not closed for an event. Fieldhouse extension is 4635.

Chair Massages: Chair massages from a certified massage therapist occur right on campus! 15-minute sessions cost $15. Located in Regnier Center 171. 2019 dates: March 7-8, April 11-12, May 9-10, June 12-13, July 10-11, August 15-16, September 12-13, October 10-11, November 7-8, December 12-13. To schedule your appointment contact Carol Garman, LMT at cjgmassage@yahoo.com.

JCCC Wellness Facebook Page

To get connected with other JCCC employees interested in their wellbeing and to share your insights, become a member of the JCCC Wellness Facebook page at:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/jcccwellness/

Employee Assistance Program

JCCC’s Employee Assistance Program is a benefit available to all employees offered through New Directions Behavioral Health. 

Once on NDBH’s website, click “For Individuals and Families”. In the new window that opens, choose “Employee Assistance Program” from the drop-down menu. The company code/password is “JCCC”, then click “Log In”.

For more information about confidential counseling, online or text message options, legal consultation referrals, financial and credit information/referrals, or health resources, please click HERE.

Kansas City Corporate Challenge

The KC Corporate Challenge is an Olympic-style charitable event that allows participants to interact with each other through sporting events. Games are played every year from April through June at iconic Kansas City locations including the Truman Sports Complex, Kansas Speedway and Shawnee Mission Park.

Each year, a Kansas City-based charitable organization benefits financially from KCCC.

Would you like to participate or keep up with JCCC’s Corporate Challenge news? Join our O365 group. JCCC employee login required.