Did you know?
60% of adults in Douglas County have one or more chronic disease conditions
70-90% of chronic diseases can be prevented by making behavioral modifications to diet and movement
There is a solution.
Thundering Water is a revolutionary recreation and wellness experience focused on disrupting downstream disease management with upstream healthcare, the effects of which will ripple through communities, changing lives for good.
Educate children and adults in an engaging way to prevent chronic illnesses before they begin
Having a unique recreational experience will offer a fun place with endless opportunities for sports and activities; as well as a place to educate and inspire healthy food choices, and a wholesome environment to bond with family and neighbors in an active, engaging setting.
WOWtruck (Wellness on Wheels)
The WOWtruck will travel around Douglas County bringing this revolutionary experience to all schools and neighborhoods. Additionally, Thundering Water will partner with community organizations like FARA, Boys & Girls Club, YMCA, Roseburg Public Schools, UC-VEG, Thrive Umpqua, FEATT, Family Development Center, Oregon Dept. of Human Services and more.
Our Goal is to change lives for good.
The mobile and accessible WOWtruck will make recreational activities available for families and showcasing the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. The outcomes of the WOWtruck is to:
- Get residents moving.
- Increase the consumption of whole plant foods.
- Empower a community to reclaim ownership of their personal health.
- Connect residents to community partners that can lead to long-term health and wellness habits and lifestyles.