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Civilian Health Promotion Services Program

Air Force Civilian Health Promotion Services (CHPS) Program

CHPS is a mobile worksite wellness program providing free resources to help the civilian workforce maintain and improve their health and well-being. CHPS delivers delivers onsite and virtual services to improve quality of life, reduce risk of preventable health conditions, increase awareness of current health status, and provide opportunties for lifestyle change. CHPS staff can provide services at any worksite location, schedule around shift work and incorporate programming into leadership and organizational events.

All services provided by CHPS are free and available to federal civilian employees at Keesler AFB. Most services are also available for Active Duty (AD) personnel. Contractors and family members of civilian employees are not eligible for CHPS services.

CHPS services include:

  • Wellness Website Portal:
    • Comprehensive virtual wellness website portal where participants can instantly access a wide variety of health online information and tool kits
      • Communication platform for base helping agencies
      • Health risk assessments (HRAs) provide instant results to the participant upon completion - helps identify health issues, current health risks, and specific ways to improve health
      • Online personal improvement tools allow participants to securely log activities, workouts, weight, and other personal metrics, and track progress towards their health goals
  • Wellness Screenings
    • Cardiac risk profile (CRP) – cholesterol, triglycerides, blood sugar
    • Blood pressure measurement
    • Body Composition
  • Health Education Classes
    • Over 50 classes on a variety of topics such as healthy eating, physical activity, stress management, controllable risk factors, chronic disease, and more
  • Individual Health and Wellness Consultations
    • Interact one-on-one with CHPS staff for assistance with health and wellness questions
  • Wellness Challenges
    • Physical activity and/or weight loss/management programs offered twice a year
    • Provides participants an opportunity to practice skills to improve lifestyle behaviors
  • Health Awareness Campaigns
    • Outreach and prevention campaigns to highlight specific topics and bring awareness to support services on base like the Employee Assistance Program and Military OneSource

Keesler CHPS
Bldg. 701, Rm. 221
Hours: M-F; 0700-1530
Phone: 228-376-2495


Last Updated: May 16, 2022