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Monica Scafide discusses the value of a customized Wellness Policy.

School Wellness Summit Part 2: “Goals are Not Enough. You Need Action Steps and Accountability Methods.”

    by Dean Zatkowsky The first of three panels held during the School Wellness Summit covered District Wellness Policies, as well as the goals behind them and the committees tasked with creating, revising, and Read more

Children color pictures of healthy food at the Chumash Enterprises picnic.

Project ACT Turns Small Actions into BIG Workplace Wellness Gains, Part 3

Promoting the culture of health and wellness at the Chumash Casino during the pilot of Project ACT proved an interesting challenge, because there are so many shifts and so many different divisions. Communication is tough Read more

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Project ACT Turns Small Actions into BIG Workplace Wellness Gains, Part 2

In the previous post, we discussed how the Orfalea Foundation’s interest in parent engagement led to the funding of a workplace wellness program called Project ACT. Project Manager Seth Nickinson wants people to understand that Read more

Fruity Fridays ensure that delicious healthy snacks are available at work.

Project ACT Turns Small Actions into BIG Workplace Wellness Gains, Part 1

By Melissa Fontaine and Dean Zatkowsky In a quiet, carpeted conference room at the Santa Barbara County Public Health office, Yoga Teacher Megan Michaels leads employees through a lunchtime yoga class. During their forty minute Read more