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.
Now Available! MOVE! Coach for Android
NCP is happy to announce the recent launch of MOVE! Coach for Android, an application (app) built for Android mobile devices that compliments the existing MOVE! Coach iOS version. Now is a great time to go mobile and get MOVEing!
It's Easy to Participate!
- 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).
See some additional tips on how to download the iOS App.
(Android tips coming soon...)
Other MOVE! Coach Materials
MOVE! Coach Features and Benefits
- 11 specialized guides to help you manage your weight and get healthier
- Daily diaries for tracking your weight, what you eat, and your exercise
- Tools to help you set and meet your personal goals for weight, diet, and physical activity
- Personalized graphs for tracking your long-term and daily weight loss, daily food intake, calories, and physical activity
- Educational videos—including 11 on physical activity—and a variety of games and worksheets make it easier for you to succeed
- Calculators to determine how many calories you consume and burn
- 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
MOVE! Coach Brochure
Click to download the MOVE! Coach brochure. The brochure outlines features and benefits, and describes how MOVE! Coach works.
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! Coach Success Stories
See these motivating stories from Veterans who share their success with weight management using MOVE! Coach mobile app. Visit the MOVE! Success Stories page, and look for the MOVE! Coach icon in the Success Stories listing. Congratulations on their accomplishment !!!