Wellness Champions

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Are you passionate about promoting health and wellness in the workplace? Join us in making a positive impact on the lives of our employees and the entire city of Columbus through the Healthy Columbus Wellness Champion Program!

About Healthy Columbus:

Healthy Columbus is the city of Columbus's employee wellness program dedicated to fostering a culture of health and well-being among our city's workforce. We believe that healthier employees are happier, more productive, and contribute to a thriving community. As part of our commitment to the well-being of our employees, we are excited to introduce the Wellness Champion Program.

What is the Wellness Champion Program?

The Wellness Champion Program is a unique opportunity for employees who are passionate about health and wellness to become advocates for a healthier workplace. Wellness Champions are volunteers who play a pivotal role in driving wellness initiatives, providing support, and inspiring their colleagues to adopt healthier lifestyles.

What do Wellness Champions do?

As a Wellness Champion, you'll have opportunities to:

  1. Lead by Example: Demonstrate a commitment to health and wellness by incorporating healthy habits into your daily life.
  2. Promote Wellness Initiatives: Collaborate with the Healthy Columbus team to plan and execute wellness activities, challenges, and events.
  3. Educate and Inform: Share valuable health and wellness information with your coworkers through newsletters, presentations, and workshops.
  4. Be a Supportive Resource: Offer guidance and encouragement to colleagues seeking to make positive changes in their lives.
  5. Inspire and Motivate: Serve as a wellness role model, inspiring others to prioritize their health and well-being.

Why Become a Wellness Champion? 

By becoming a Wellness Champion, you will: 

  • Serve as a visible and approachable leader of wellness initiatives within your department/division
  • Gain hands-on experience in creating and implementing wellness events in your department
  • Network and share insights with Wellness Champions across the city
  • Attend exclusive events for champions including luncheons and bimonthly webinars
  • Build your communication, planning, facilitation, and leadership skills
  • Receive expert training, logistical assistance, creative ideas, and support from the Healthy Columbus team
  • Enjoy a one-on-one annual strategy session with a member of the Healthy Columbus team
  • Receive advance news about health and wellness events, resources, and programs
  • Receive recognition of your service
  • Become an expert in the City of Columbus’s wellness resources and how to access them

How to Get Involved

Joining the Wellness Champion Program is easy! Simply express your interest, and we'll provide you with the necessary information and resources to get started. Together, we can create a healthier, more vibrant Columbus.

Join us in making Columbus a healthier and happier place to live and work. Become a Wellness Champion today and be a part of the positive change!

Application information coming soon! 

Let's build a healthier Columbus together!