What is MOVE! Coach?
MOVE! Coach is a phone app that offers a new way to participate in MOVE! - VA's successful weight management program.
It's an easy-to-use, self-guided program that provides everything you need to set, track, and achieve your diet, physical activity, and weight goals.
The app walks you through a series of self management guides, for a total of 19 weeks of care.
Using the MOVE! Coach app is easy!
- All you need is:
- An iPhone or iPad with iOS v6 or higher OR
- An Android device with OS v5.1 or higher
Download is easy from the Apple App Store (iOS) or the Google Play Store (Android OS).
Other MOVE! Coach Materials
MOVE! Coach Features and Benefits
- 16 specialized modules to help you manage your weight and get healthier
- Daily diaries for tracking your weight
- Tools to help you set and meet your personal goals for weight, diet, and physical activity
- Educational videosand a variety of games and worksheets make it easier for you to succeed
- Progress and summary reports to help you keep track of your goals
- Problem-solving tools help guide you past common weight management challenges
- Links to additional handouts that provide even more information to help you succeed
VA MobileHealth Training Site
In addition to the help sections within the App, more resources such as a Quick Start Guide, Slideshow and FAQs, can be found on the VA MobileHealth training site at https://mobile.va.gov/training/move-coach.
Help Desk Information
If you have questions or feedback about the MOVE! Coach App, dial 1-877-470-5947 to speak with a VA representative. The Help Desk is open weekdays from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT. For TTY assistance, dial 711.
MOVE! Success Stories
Visit the MOVE! Success Stories page to read inspiring stories of Veterans who have improved their health and their lives by participating in MOVE!