workplace wellness

Creating Healthy Workplaces & Productive Employees

Today, more and more organizations are realizing the benefits of providing employees with a healthy work environment. Employees spend so much of their day working, that organizations who can support their team members in meeting their health goals are seeing the benefits in the health of the company through fewer sick days, lower employee turnover, and improved morale. They are realizing that a healthy workforce is a competitive advantage.

The biggest challenges for companies is finding the time and resources to implement health and wellness programs. While Health and Safety Committee volunteers are capable of planning various initiatives, these tasks take time away from their job. So, whether your organization is well into your Workplace Wellness Program and you are finding that you committee just doesn’t have the time to implement it, or you are just getting started, Liv Healthy can help you create a healthy workplace. You can count on us to provide as much or as little support as you need, to meet your budget.

Liv Healthy offers you a network of resources to help you implement various health and wellness policies. We can help you determine what are your employees’ health needs, attitudes and preferences. Then, based on the areas identified, we can customize any of our services to support them on their road to good health through initiatives like:

  • Health and Wellness Fairs

    Health and Wellness Fairs serve as a tool for employees to connect “live” with resources in the community. A source for inspiration, employees often discover new health information through interactive displays.

  • Lunch and Learn Sessions

    Through the Liv Healthy Network you have access to presentations from various health care providers including:

    • Stress
    • Cancer Prevention
  • Healthy e-newsletters

    Monthly, weekly, or daily electronic newsletters can be branded for your company and provide the informational support that employees need. Based on the health issues identified, content is tailored to answer the employees health concerns.

  • Fitness in the Workplace

    Through the Liv Healthy Network of resources, you will have access to various fitness programs to keep your team active ranging from on-site yoga, pilates and weight training programs, to negotiated corporate rates at fitness facilities and off-site classes exclusively for your employees.

The Liv Healthy Network of resources includes:

  • Various health associations (including Heart & Stroke Foundation, National Association of Professional Cancer Coaches, Breast Cancer Services, Canadian Diabetes Association)
  • Sleep Clinics
  • Massage therapists
  • Yoga instructors
  • Pilates instructors
  • Naturopaths
  • Chiropractors
  • Nutritionists
  • Dietitians
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Reiki Masters
  • Aromatherapists
  • Reflexologists
  • Bowen Therapists
  • Weight Loss Programs
  • Smoking Cessation Services
  • Senior Care Services
  • Addiction Rehabilitation
  • Registered Nurses
  • Hearing Tests
  • Blood Monitoring
  • Mental Health Support
  • and more!

Contact us to discuss how we can help you implement your workplace wellness programs.

Helping organizations in the Burlington, Oakville and Hamilton areas create healthy employees through affordable corporate wellness programs.

Wellness Statistics

Dr. Roy Shephard (Professor Emeritus of Applied Physiology, School of Physical & Health education and the Department of Preventative Medicine and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto), found corporate wellness programs returned a cumulative economic benefit of $500 - $700 per worker per year.

Public Health Agency of Canada website

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