Active SWV Workplace Wellness

Employers in southern West Virginia can improve the health of their employees by participating in the Active Southern West Virginia Workplace Wellness program. Many people spend a significant portion of their lives at work, which is why it is imperative workplaces prioritize health initiatives that are simple to understand, are not expensive to implement, and last beyond onetime events.

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This program will provide structure and support for a multi-year approach to increase physical activity in the workplace by utilizing a score card to measure results.
Participation will also connect workplaces to the already successful Active SWV programs; Community Captains offering free outdoor physical activity weekly programs, elementary school Kids Run Clubs, the Bike/Walk SWV advocacy model, and high quality special events. 
The Active SWV Workplace Wellness program is open and free to any size workplace in Raleigh, Fayette, Nicholas, and Summers counties. Contact our office for more information at [email protected] or (304) 254-8488.

Learn more about getting started in this Starter Kit:

Workplace Wellness Starter Kit

View the scorecard, wellness committee guidelines, free physical activity posters, and employee survey in this Tools page:

Program Tools

 Click here to find out how to encourage physical activity in your workplace.


In partnership with:
New River Gorge Regional Development Authority
WV DHHR BPH Division of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease
Appalachian Regional Commission
West Virginia Economic Development Office
Try This WV
WVU School of Physical Activity and Sports Science
West Virginia Physical Activity Plan, Be Active