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June 14, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

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Every employer knows that employees who are healthy and happy are good for business.

Yet sometimes, it’s hard to know how to make that happen in your workplace, at a reasonable cost and effort.


Perhaps you are looking for a proven program that employees will enjoy, that comes loaded with all the information, tools and templates you will need, plus someone to talk to when you get stuck.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in, why not check out WellnessFits? It is a quality workplace health program offered free of charge to all BC businesses through a collaboration between the Province of British Columbia with the Canadian Cancer Society.

WellnessFits is a complete workplace wellness program. It provides all the materials and tools a business needs to deliver a wellness program - just add management support, an employee committee, and get going!

What makes WellnessFits unique is its telephone support line. If you have any questions about the materials, or how to implement the program, just call the line at 1-855-939-9355 or email the friendly staff at the Canadian Cancer Society. They want to help.

WellnessFits focuses on topics that have a big impact on employee health and the prevention of chronic diseases. Plus, they are topics that employees are genuinely interested in. Feel free to do the modules that appeal to you:

  • healthy eating
  • physical activity
  • healthy minds
  • being tobacco-free
  • sun and UV awareness
  • screening and early detection, and living with cancer

Each module comes complete with:

  • educational information to distribute to staff
  • a fun and interactive challenge to engage employees in healthy activities
  • ideas to make your business a health-supporting workplace in the long term, not just during the challenge

WellnessFits provides personalized support to meet the unique needs of your business as well as access to the WellnessFits online application. If you’re looking to boost your current workplace wellness program, WellnessFits also has a library of information and ideas to pull from. Check out the website or call the toll-free support line at 1-855-939-9355 during business hours.

 

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