It all begins with you.

Happiness is a healthy workplace. Fostering a healthy workplace is the responsibility of both employers and employees.

Be healthy and have fun.

Check out some of the best ways to stay healthy, including some great suggestions to aid physical & mental wellbeing, both individually & as part of a team.

Let’s Celebrate.

October is Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month. Join workplaces across Canada and take part in initiatives and activities that promote a healthy mind, body and corporate culture.

Get Recognized.

Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month Great Employer award recognizes workplaces where employees feel they are valued, engaged and can thrive.

Committed to People, Committed to your Health.

Welcome to Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month

Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month presented by Canada Life and managed by Excellence Canada is a year-round resource that encourages employers to promote healthy workplace practices throughout the year, and celebrate success every October.

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Become a healthy(ier) workplace

A healthy workplace is one in which the organization cares about the physical and psychological health and safety of its employees and establishes systems and programs to achieve and maintain exemplary health. A comprehensive healthy workplace consists of 4 elements.

Healthy Lifestyles

Corporate Social Responsibility

Physical Environment

Mental Health and Workplace Culture

Empowered by Stories

Showcase of outstanding initiatives being taken by other small, medium and large organizations across Canada.

Participating organizations

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Participants involved in activities

Thank you to our Sponsors for helping to make Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month possible.

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Are You an Exceptional  Workplace?

Be recognized as a great employer for your demonstrated commitment to a healthy workplace. Applications for Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month Great Employer are now being accepted.

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