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Staff Wellness

Contacts, Resources and Data



 

Resource

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.

http://www.americaonthemove.org/

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

http://www.americaonthemove.org/

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. 

www.cancer.org

1599 Clifton Rd., NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
800-ACS-2345

www.cancer.org

American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

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

http://www.acoem.org/health_productivity.aspx

1114 N. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, IL, 60004-4770
847-818-1800

http://www.acoem.org/health_productivity.aspx

American College of Sports Medicine

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

www.acsm.org

P.O. Box 1440
Indianapolis, IN 4606-1440
317-637-9200

www.acsm.org

Mississippi Department of Health - Office of Preventive Health

Make breastfeeding part of your school's wellness plan. 

Information Sheet
The Business Case for Breastfeeding

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)

Lorrie.Davis@msdh.state.ms.us

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
http://www.dhpe.org/members/group_content_view.asp?group=87568&id=124831

American Association for Active Lifestyles & Fitness
American Federation of Teachers
Employee Assistance Professionals Association
National Education Association
Wellness Councils of America

Other Resources:
Coordinated School Health Implementation Resource (Word Doc)
Staff Wellness Presentation

The Healthy School Environments Assessment Tool (HealthySEATv2) is a fully customizable and easy to use software program designed to help school districts evaluate and manage ALL of their environmental, safety and health issues.

2007 Youth Risk Behavior Survey Data

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

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