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Take Action To Improve Health!
Employees Take Action to Improve Their Health!
Encourage employees to inspire and be a role model to their colleagues and their families by embracing a healthier lifestyle!
Empower them by providing the tools to take action and to launch activities in the workplace that will boost morale and celebrate health at work.
- Employee Health Interest Survey
- Healthy Eating Action Plan template
- Physical Activity Action Plan template
- Healthy Minds Action Plan template
- Tobacco Free Action Plan template
- Sun and UV Awareness Action Plan template
Ref: Wellness Fits – Canadian Cancer Society
- Get Moving
- Tips for Getting Active
- Eat Healthier – tools
- Is Your Snack a Smart Snack? – Nutrition calculator
- Become a Role Model for Your Family
Performance development plans create a clear path for employees to learn, grow and succeed within the organization. The process fosters a supportive environment where employees have the opportunity to engage in open discussion about their work, learning needs and career development.
Check out these resources:
Spark Community of Action
Empower employees to take action! Make it fun!
Challenge employees/teams to go green at work and help their office benefit financially and environmentally.
Source: City of Ottawa
Check out some ways to get co-workers involved in making a difference!
Green Your Workplace
David Suzuki Office Essentials
Motivate your team through goal setting ideas
At Work Tool Kit
Source: David Suzuki Association
Green Office Checklist
Together we can make a difference! Empower employees to be leaders in corporate responsibility initiatives!
Promote a green environment using Green Office Checklist for your workplace.
Small scale initiatives within office teams, departments, regions, etc., led by employees for employees can lead to changing habits that promote a green environment.
Encourage employees to take a few minutes to read over the list and check off things they already do. Look at the other tips to see what else they can include in their daily routine.
Source: Nova Scotia Department of the Environment – Government of Nova Scotia
Go Green Tool for Workplaces
Source: Go Green Business (UK)
Empower employees to get involved in local community events that are health, fun and involve their families to enhance their health.
Did you know that 80% of Canadians live within 30 minutes of the Trans Canada Trail (TCT)!
The TCT has many opportunities for involvement at the local level with the goal to creating connections across the country by 2017, the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation. Join the fun and start a team in your workplace now!
Example of workplace initiative
Source: Mariposa Elementary School