Wellness expanded

There will be a new feeling of wellness in Armstrong.

There will be a new feeling of wellness in Armstrong.

Monashee Medi-Spa is expanding into a wellness model: Monashee Wellness Centre and Shoe Emporium, a pilot project initiated by Barbara Hodder, RN, CMP, and Sam Jones, BAA nutritionist, NWS Protrainer, PTS.

“Our mission is to create an opportunity to achieve optimal health and holistic well-being using integrated and collaborative methods,” said Hodder. “We want to ensure our community has an environment available to share awareness and provide education on living healthily.”

Monashee Wellness Centre offers a Wellness Clinic which can be a one-time consultation session to obtain baseline parameters regarding nutrition/health or a monthly membership.

Other services at Monashee Wellness Centre includes Studio 56 Fitness & Movement, teeth whitening, and Monashee Footcare Clinic which will carry shoes and orthotic supplies.

“Armstrong is leading the way in health and wellness with this new innovative model that can provide our community with a new healthy embrace on our lifestyles,” said Hodder. “We want to assist in empowering the community to create a healthy, happy active lifestyle for you and your family.”

The Monashee Wellness Centre and Shoe Emporium, at 2975 Pleasant Valley Blvd., will host a grand opening reception Oct. 25 from 3 to 7 p.m.