The link below provides access to workplace wellness toolkits for download in .pdf format. Please browse our Additional Resources section for more helpful and starter ideas.
Centers for Disease Control: www.cdc.gov is an online source for credible health information.
Healthy People 2010: www.healthypeople.gov is an outline of national health objectives designed to identify the most significant preventable threats to health and to establish national goals to reduce these threats.
Health and Wellness Club: http://www.healthandwellnessclub.com/home.asp
Online resource for health and wellness topics.
My Pyramid.Gov: www.mypyramid.gov offers personalized eating plans, interactive tools to help you plan and assess your food choices and advice to help you: make smart choices from every food group, find your balance between food and physical activity, get the most nutrition out of your calories, and stay within your daily calorie needs.
National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Veterans Health Administration: www.healthfinder.gov/orgs/HR3280.htm NCHP monitors and encourages VHA activities that provide, evaluate and improve preventive medicine services. The Center serves as a resource for inquiry about health promotion strategies, model programs, education, and as a source for data about VHA prevention programs.
National Health Information Center: www.health.gov/nhic NHIC puts health professionals and consumers, who have health questions in touch with those organizations that are best able to provide answers.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: www.nhlbi.nih.gov provides leadership for a national program in diseases of the heart, blood vessels, lung, and blood. The site offers plenty of resources for the public and health professional.
Tennessee Department of Health: http://health.state.tn.us offers a myriad of resources for the public and health professional including Get Fit TN, Tennessee Tobacco Quitline, and Cover Kids.
Tennessee Shapes Up: http://tnshapesup.tennessee.edu is an educational initiative of the University of Tennessee Extension aimed at reversing the obesity trend.
University of Tennessee Family and Consumer Sciences: http://fcs.tennessee.edu
Science-based educational programs delivered through county Extension staff that address issues focusing on health and wellness.
U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine:
http://chppm-www.apgea.army.mil/dhpw/ provides health promotion products and services that will maximize health, fitness, and readiness, and enhance the efficiency and productivity of customers.