Free Health and Wellness Consultation
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network will provide free consultations to small businesses to integrate health and wellness into the backbone of their business at any stage.
- Consultation includes
- General Assessment of business health.
- Customized action plan to enhance business and employee well-being.
- Access to local experts and resources upon completion of consultation.
- Follow-up and continued support to ensure success.
- Want to enhance your business? Go online to request an appointment at your local SBDC.
Governor's Health and Wellness Awards
Incentivize small businesses and communities efforts to obtain a culture of health through statewide recognition. The awarded winners will receive Governor’s proclamation at a public event, press release and a featured story on OEDITs website.
Governor’s Healthy Community Award: Closed
Governor’s Healthy Small Business Award: Deadline December 15th
Statewide Wellness Council
Partner with Governor’s council of Active and Healthy Lifestyles (CGCHAL) to serve as statewide coalition among organizations to enhance wellness efforts statewide.
Why Health and Wellness?
- OEDIT defines health and wellness as comprehensive and inclusive circle of well-being including: mental, spiritual, emotional, social, environmental, financial and physical aspects.
- For businesses to survive and thrive, it is essential to nourish and cultivate human energy and support wellness of their employees in all dimensions.
- Be proactive to future dimensions of work to be more fluid, adaptable, collaborative and foster continued learning.
Benefits of Health and Wellness
Subtle changes in the workplace culture can lead to big impact on business and communities. The workplace is an ideal and critical environment to help develop healthy habits.
When businesses integrate a holistic healthy lifestyle into their employee’s lives it is proven to influence the following benefits:
- Enhanced employee productivity
- Reduced absenteeism
- Reduction in medical costs
- Increased employee retention and attraction
- Elevated employee morale
- Enhanced Employee Happiness and Satisfaction
- Heightened customer loyalty
- Cultivate passion and culture of well-being