Inter Valley Health Plan Hosts First-of-its-Kind Event for Married Couples to Renew Their Vows
Southern California Couples Have Unique Opportunity to Say “I Do” All Over Again
On February 12, 2015, in honor of Valentine’s Day, Inter Valley Health Plan, a not-for-profit Medicare Advantage Health Plan is giving married couples from all across Southern Calif. the opportunity to renew their wedding vows at this one-of-a-kind event.
Example of couples set to renew their vows include:
-Couple married 51 years “she took my breath away when we kissed”
-Couple married 52 years “I knew she was the one from the moment I saw her” but she was reluctant and she said “he wouldn’t go away but turned out to be a keeper”
-Couple married 55 years “met at at a Friday night football game and sock hop dance”
-Couple married 55 years “he made $1.50 an hour and I wanted to wait until he made $2.00 an hour before accepting marriage”
Couples can enjoy refreshments and dancing
The event will take place at the Hilton Garden Inn, 12603 Mariposa Road, Victorville
RSVPs are required as space is limited. To RSVP call 800-251-8191 ext. 625 or TTY/TDD 800-505-7150
BEE HAPPY PROJECT:
Inter Valley Health Plan Launches Bee Happy Project with Series of New Classes for Older Adult Community.
The latest news from Inter Valley Health Plan is the announcement of its Bee Happy Project which is a series of new classes for local residents 55+. The project kicks off with events at four of their Medicare and Information Centers – one being its Victorville location on February 4th at 10am. The kick off event is for local residents in the next chapter of their lives that can explore the benefits of happiness and learn how to incorporate more happiness into their lives. The class will offer tools to sustain happiness and for those suffering from the blues, ways to change their outlook in order to experience joy and share it with others. Attendees are encouraged to bring friends and enjoy interactive projects, refreshments and have fun with the Bee Happy mascot.
Committed to enhancing the mind, body and spirit of the older adult community in Southern Calif., Inter Valley Health Plan (www.IVHP.com), a not-for-profit Medicare Advantage Health Plan based in the Inland Empire has launched its Bee Happy project. As part of its For Health and Living program, Bee Happy – The Happiness Project is an initiative that offers educational tools and resources to be and stay happy. Its kick-off events will take place in January and February at its Medicare and Information Centers (MIC) in Claremont, Victorville, Banning and Hemet.
“Many significant life changes come with getting older and often times those changes may bring moments of sadness or even depression,” says Cyndie O’Brien, vice president of member services, Inter Valley Health Plan and creator of the Bee Happy program. “As a health plan serving older adults in the Southern Calif. area for more than 35 years, we want to ensure happiness is part of their everyday lives so they live and continue to live a life full of vitality – the cornerstone of what Inter Valley was built upon.”
Bee Happy – The Happiness Project is a series of new free classes where local residents in the next chapter of their lives can explore the benefits of happiness and learn how to incorporate more happiness into their lives. Each class offers tools to sustain happiness and for those suffering from the blues, ways to change their outlook in order to experience joy and share it with others.
The free Bee Happy kick-off events will take place at four of Inter Valley’s MICs where attendees are encouraged to bring friends and enjoy interactive projects, refreshments and have fun with the Bee Happy mascot.
Claremont two-part event: January 22nd and 29th at 10am.
Pomona Valley Health Center Building, 1601 Monte Vista Avenue, Suite 275, Claremont.
Victorville two-part event: February 4th and 11th at 10am.
12209 Hesperia Road, Suite E, Victorville. (Next to Vons).
Banning event: January 23rd at 10am.
Sun Lakes Village Shopping Center 300 S Highland Springs Ave. Suite 10-J, Banning.
Hemet event: January 23rd at 2pm.
Village West Shopping Center (Next to Vons) 3077 West Florida Ave, Suite C. Hemet.
RSVP required for all locations. To register, call 800-251-8191 ext. 625 or visit: www.forhealthandliving.com/ivhpevents
Beyond the kick-off events, there will be a Bee Happy series of classes offered throughout the year at each of the company MICs. Classes will be focused on movie screenings that evoke happiness, learning ways to keep your heart happy and healthy, and how to become more involved socially. The company has also embarked on a digital campaign for Facebook and Twitter to help spread its Bee Happy message, using the hashtag (#) InterValleyBeeHappy.
The Bee Happy series of classes have been integrated into the company’s existing calendar of free educational classes at its MICs every month in Los Angeles to Orange County to Palm Springs, Riverside, Hemet, Victorville, Temecula, and virtually every city and town in between.
For more information on Bee Happy classes and other events hosted by Inter Valley Health Plan, visit: www.forhealthandliving.com/ivhpevents and for more information regarding Inter Valley Health Plan’s Medicare Advantage Plans, please visit www.IVHP.com
About Inter Valley Health Plan
Inter Valley Health Plan is a not-for-profit, federally qualified, HMO contracted with Medicare and dedicated to providing the best value in senior health care coverage. Headquartered in Pomona, Calif., Inter Valley Health Plan strives to improve the quality of life for seniors throughout its service area and is one of the oldest managed health care plans in Southern California with 35 years in business. Entrusted by 20,881 individuals stretching from Los Angeles to Orange County to Palm Springs, Riverside, Hemet, Victorville, Temecula, and virtually every city and town in between, Inter Valley Health Plan is dedicated to keeping its members healthy and strong, while maintaining non-profit and real service values. For more information, please visit www.IVHP.com or call Inter Valley Health Plan’s Communication department: (909) 623-6333. Also, please become a fan on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/InterValley.