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Live Well Charlie West Workplace Wellness Program Launched

Reported: Jan. 7, 2014 12:34 PM EST
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The Charleston Area Alliance is teaming with multiple partners to kick off a workplace wellness program in January that features workshops and seminars.

Live Well Charlie West emphasizes four different subject areas – drug abuse, mental health, nutrition and physical activity, according to a flier from organizers of the program.

The program uses existing resources and organizations that play a role in creating a healthy, well and engaging workplace for employees. Organizers said the campaign features a month of wellness related information and activities “to inspire workplace wellness conversations and breed connectivity to resources that can aid in wellness and prevention-related activities.” The campaign culminates with the release of the Kanawha Coalition for Community Health Improvement’s workplace wellness toolkit.

Sponsors of the program are the Charleston Area Alliance, KCCHI, Prestera, Highland Hospital, Clayman & Associates, Kanawha Pastoral Center, WV on the Move, the city of Charleston, Alzheimers Association, Wellness Council WV, YMCA, Kanawha County Health Department, Communities That Care, WV Power, American Heart Association, The Counseling Connection, Mark Wolfe Design and Dream Creative.

For information about the program, visit the alliance website at this link

-- MGN Online/Bridgewater College Photo



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