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Resources for Recruiting & Retaining Participants

Use the tools and guidance on this page to help recruit participants, encourage health care professionals to refer eligible patients to your program, and engage local employers and insurers in dialog about offering CDC-recognized lifestyle change programs as a covered health benefit. The new PreventT2 curriculum is now available.

Resources for Recruiting Participants

The new PreventT2 curriculum comes with ready-to-use and adaptable promotional materials, brochures, fact sheets, posters, web content and more resources that can be easily modified in order to add your organization’s logo and contact information.


Resources for Health Care Professionals

These resources are tools for health care professionals to use to refer at-risk patients to your lifestyle change program, facts sheets, recommendation forms, mailing inserts and more.


Resources for Employers and Insurers

Employers and insurers can help make lifestyle change programs—like yours—available at no or low cost to participants by offering them as a covered health benefit.


Resources to Encourage Participant Retention

Programs have used many different strategies to help with participant retention.


Spread the Word

If your organization partners with other organizations or agencies, ask them to spread the word about your program. They can distribute fact sheets or brochures, include an article in their newsletter, post a link on their website, or spread the word using social media. Take advantage of these easy-to-use tools, videos, infographics, widgets and more to help support your program and spread the word.