Health Promotion for Staff

Contacts and Resources



Worksite Health Promotion (WHP) Info Available

Contact Information

America on the Move

A customizable program to help employees increase physical activity among employees and a way for the program planner to track group progress.

The Partnership to Promote Healthy Eating and Active Living
44 School St., Suite 325
Boston, MA 02108
Fax: 617-367-6899

American Cancer Society 

Online audio, giving advice to workers and managers about dealing with cancer in the workplace.  PDF file on preventing and reducing tobacco use in the workplace outlining cost–effectiveness.  Online brochure listing the benefits of a smoke-free workplace and provides policy and procedural guidelines for both the employer and the employee.

1599 Clifton Rd., NE
Atlanta, GA 30329

American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

A compilation of current literature in the field of health and productivity.

1114 N. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, IL, 60004-4770

American College of Sports Medicine

Health/Fitness Facility Standards and brochures on a variety of physical activity topics.

P.O. Box 1440
Indianapolis, IN 4606-1440

Mississippi Department of Health - Office of Preventive Health

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Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, 570 East Woodrow Wilson, O-208, Jackson, MS  39215-1700
601.576.7781 (Office)
601.576.7444 (Fax)

Directors of Health Promotion and Education

Building on principles and practices of health promotion and education, DHPE strengthens public health capacity in policy and in systems change to improve the health of all and achieve health equity.

The Directors of Health Promotion and Education, 1015 18th Street NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20036


Other Resources:
American Federation of Teachers
Employee Assistance Professionals Association
National Education Association
Wellness Councils of America

Office of Healthy Schools     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-1737     Fax: (601) 576-1417

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