Workplace wellness is a growing practice that provides employers and worksites with information to encourage healthy habits and prevent chronic diseases among employees. The South Dakota Department of Health, Office of Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion developed a toolkit and held the first Worksite Wellness Summit in Sioux Falls in September 2012. Click here to download the toolkit and a variety of other resources. Check out the calendar for more information on upcoming trainings and summits.
The South Dakota Department of Health is soliciting proposals for ten WorkWell Partnership Mini-Grants to start or enhance workplace wellness programming. Businesses throughout South Dakota are eligible to apply for the funding. This is an opportunity for your workplace to send a positive, supportive message and promote healthy lifestyles by preventing, reducing and managing chronic disease through workplace environment and/or policy change.
Grant Solicitation Release: January 9, 2018
Grant Submission Deadline: February 9, 2018 by 5 pm CT
Grant Period: May 2018 – April 2019
Anticipated Award Amount: up to $2,000 per applicant
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