The Program helps employees, retirees, and their families lead better lives by increasing health awareness and providing opportunities to practice healthy behavior through a variety of programs and services.
The city has Staff Members dedicated to employee wellness and utilizes a network of employee Health Promotion Teams who assist with program and service coordination.
Our vision is to be the leaders of workforce wellness within our organization and throughout the nation.
Our mission is to maximize the health and well-being of the workforce and help employees reach their full potential, while at the same time benefiting the organization and the larger community we serve.
Some of the programs and services include:
Smoking Cessation - 90-minute overview helps smokers take the first step toward quitting by identifying their own reasons for quitting, and discussing daily triggers associated with smoking. Incentives are offered.
Weight Watchers at Work
Vegetable Delivery – If you place a pre-paid order, vegetables are delivered from farmers with other employees' orders.
PE Program- Exercise with other employees in programs such as Walking, Running, Biking, Yoga, Tai Chi, Kickboxing and Strengthening.
Chair Massages- these are offered at various city buildings
Cancer Survivorship Notebook- from LIVESTRONG
More information is available on CitySpace, the City intranet site.