Wellness Resources for State of Maine and Ancillary Medicare Retirees


Program More Information
The Silver Sneakers Fitness Program
Program includes a fitness membership to participating gyms, exercise classes and more.
Healthy Lifestyle Coach

This telephonic coaching program offers help with:

  • Eating better
  • Getting in shape
  • Managing stress
  • Losing weight
  • Quitting smoking 
Aetna GlobalFit 1-800-298-7800
  • Health club memberships
  • Certain home exercise equipment
  • Videos
Aetna Weight Management Discount Program
(log on to Aetna Navigator to learn more)
  • CalorieKing weight loss program
  • Jenny Craig weight loss programs and products
  • Nutrisystem weight loss meal plans
Aetna's Simple Steps to a Healthier Life Program

On-line wellness coaching sessions on various topics:

  • Manage your weight
  • Deal with stress
  • Eat healthier
  • Sleep better
  • Quit smoking
  • Be happier
State of Maine Wellness Centers:
Eastside Wellness Center:  (207) 620-9400
Bangor Wellness Center:  (207) 941-4774
  • Cardiovascular and strength-training equipment
  • Group fitness classes
Healthy Directions Education and Training Programs
(207) 620-9150
For members who want to know more about nutrition and learn new ways to be strong and fit. 

Note: Retirees must be eligible for state-paid benefits in order to utilize the State of Maine Wellness Centers and the Healthy Directions program. Significant others must be enrolled in the Aetna Medicare Advantage health plan.
Aetna programs are available to those retirees and eligible dependents covered by the Aetna Medicare Advantage health plan. Aetna Member Services 1-888-267-2637.