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Your Health. Your Community.

Central Region

We are excited to deliver the benefits of Juniper programs to communities in the Central region — among friends and neighbors, with local class leaders and in familiar settings. Juniper’s evidence-based health promotion classes are creating healthier communities in our region and across Minnesota.

Our classes can help you increase self-confidence, improve your ability to manage health conditions, worry less about balance or falling and experience an overall greater sense of well-being.

Learn more information about our programs, or to search for a class in your area.

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Central Region Counties

  • Benton
  • Cass
  • Chisago
  • Crow Wing
  • Isanti
  • Kanabec
  • Mille Lacs
  • Morrison
  • Pine
  • Sherburne
  • Stearns
  • Todd
  • Wadena
  • Wright
Paula Woischke
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Paula Woischke

Senior Provider Relationship Manager

Phone: 320-253-9349
Email: pwoischke@yourjuniper.org

Darcy Rylander

Phone: 320-253-9349
Email: drylander@yourjuniper.org

Steve Hoover

Phone: 320-253-9349
Email: shoover@yourjuniper.org

Statewide Reach, Local Delivery

Community-based partners, healthcare providers, and local instructors deliver Juniper’s health improvement programs. The Juniper network ensures programs are delivered by established, qualified providers in trusted environments.

Central Region Providers

  • Allina Health-Cambridge Medical Center
  • Buffalo Hospital
  • CentraCare Health - Diabetes
  • CentraCare Health, St. Cloud Hospital- Trauma Services
  • CentraCare Long Prairie Vitality Wellness
  • Central MN Council on Aging
  • Chateau Waters
  • Essentia Health Central (Crow Wing Energized)
  • Helping Hands Outreach
  • Isanti County Public Health
  • Paynesville Area Center
  • Physical Therapy Consultants
  • Tri-County Health Care

If your organization offers one, some, or all of the evidence-based programs described on our Programs page, and you would like to join the Juniper provider network, click below.

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Local Activity

Jumpstart your new year with an easy-to-stick-to walking routine Join Walk with Ease, the Arthritis Foundation’s doctor recommended program [...]

On November 17 and 18, Juniper providers, stakeholders, leaders and participants gathered for our first virtual Juniper Summit. [...]

In May, Joyce Watson of Grand Rapids, Minnesota, left the isolation of her assisted living apartment and moved into her [...]

For almost a decade, fear of falling has kept Patti Ihrke of Stillwater, MN, from enjoying outdoor walks and activities. [...]