What is the NSW Get Healthy Information & Coaching Service?
The Get Healthy Service is an independent, free and confidential telephone-based information and coaching service for people who want to achieve a healthy weight, eat better and exercise more. The Get Healthy Service is funded by NSW Health.
What are the benefits for my workers?
Workers get the chance to improve their health and wellbeing. The Get Healthy Service has helped thousands of people in NSW make changes to their lifestyles and it can help your workers get results too! People who have completed the 6 month coaching program lose an average of 5 cm from their waist and 3.9kg from their weight.
How do healthy workers benefit my business?
No matter what business you’re in, supporting your workers’ health makes sense. Healthy workplaces have:
- lower absenteeism
- happier workers
- more productive workers
- more motivated workers
How do I get involved?
We all know that when we feel better, we work better. By offering the Get Healthy Service to your workers, you send them a positive message that they are valued and that you care about their health. Here are some ways to promote the Get Healthy Service to your workers:
- tell them about it at meetings and via email
- hand out brochures
- put up posters in your workplace
Resources for promoting the Get Healthy Service in your workplace
There are various resources available to businesses at no cost to assist in promoting the service to employees. These resources can be downloaded from the Get Healthy Service website or can be ordered by downloading a resource order form from the Get Healthy Service website.
CLICK HERE to download and order the Get Healthy Service workplace promotion resources.