WELL CITY MILWAUKEE
2016 is a year of strategic planning for Well City Milwaukee!
For the past eight years, over 40 Milwaukee employers who collectively employ more than 130,000 are employees have worked together to change the way our city works through investing in healthy workplaces. Following the WELCOA 7 benchmark guidelines, these employers, through their collaboration have helped Milwaukee become the first city in the nation to earn a WELCOA Well City USA designation twice.
Together, these employers have begun measuring reduced health risks in their employee population and increased healthy behaviors.
So what's next for Well City Milwaukee? Stay tuned!
Please Note: If you have completed your WELCOA Well Workplace Award as part of the Well City Milwaukee projects in the past, your organization is encouraged to stay on the 3-year cycle of maintaining its Well Workplace Designation. For questions, please contact the staff at the Wellness Council of Wisconsin.
Well City Milwaukee is a collaboration of employers who have joined forces to put Milwaukee on the map as the city with our nation's healthiest workforce. These visionary leaders in our community are transforming their workplaces to create a culture of health and productivity that will serve them well into the future and have a ripple effect on the community at large.
We invite you to join our crusade for a healthy and vibrant Milwaukee!
Our Mission: Well City Milwaukee exists to create a healthy and vibrant Milwaukee workforce and have a ripple effect on the health of families and the community.
Our Vision: We envision comprehensive worksite wellness programming as a seamless part of the operating model at every Milwaukee workplace that is considered an obvious, critical strategy to improving an organization’s bottom line, no matter what the economic climate.