Resources

 

Putting Business to Work for Health

This guide looks at how local government incentives can help improve community health. It explains a variety of different types of incentives that promote access to healthy food and physical activity space, and outlines the steps involved in developing and carrying out these policies and programs.

Putting Business to Work for Health Guide
Workplace Health

Healthy Living
 

Worksite Wellness Toolkits

Centers for Disease Control Toolkit for Workplace Health Protection and Promotion
Wellness Council of America
American Cancer Society Worksite Solutions
National Health Observances
 

Worksite Nutrition Resources

American Cancer Society Meeting Well
American Heart Association: Nutrition Center 
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 
National Alliance for Nutrition and Activity Healthy Meeting Toolkit 
Healthy Workplace Food and Beverage Toolkit
 

Exercise and Fitness Resources

The YMCAA Walk with a Doc Program
 

Tobacco Resources

Ohio Tobacco Quitline
American Heart Association Smoking Cessation
American Lung Association Stop Smoking
Centers for Disease Control Smoking and Tobacco Use 
American Cancer Society Guide to Quit Smoking
 

Obesity Resources

Centers for Disease Control Overweight and Obesity 
American Heart Association 
 

Worksite Lactation and Breastfeeding Resources

Infant Feeding Policy Fact Sheet
Ohio Lactation Consultant Association
La Leche League International
Breastfeeding.com  
Workandpump.com
International Lactation Consultant Association
Investing in Workplace Breastfeeding Programs and Policies
 

Chronic Disease

Central Ohio Diabetes Association 
Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease 
American Diabetes Association 
American Heart Association 
 

Depression, Anxiety and Stress

American Institute of Stress
National Alliance on Mental Illness 
Centers for Disease Control: Mental Health
 

Substance Abuse

National Institutes of Health: Workplace Resources
 

Family Wellness

The YMCA 
National Capital Poison Center 
American Academy of Pediatrics
 

Health Equity 

Centers for Disease Control Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities 
 

Topics

  • Putting Business to Work for Health
  • Worksite Nutrition Resources
  • Exercise and Fitness Resources
  • Tobacco Resources
  • Obesity Resources
  • Worksite Lactation and Breastfeeding Resources
  • Chronic Disease
  • Depression, Anxiety and Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Family Wellness
  • Health Equity 
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