The Healthy Workers Healthy Futures initiative encouraged managers and workers to create workplaces that foster and support healthy lifestyles. SACOSS was one of eight organisations in South Australia to successfully secure funding for a Healthy Workers Adviser to work directly with managers and workers to develop, implement and evaluate workplace health and wellbeing strategies.
Tips and tools for workplaces:
- Guide to successful workplace wellbeing programs
- Workplace wellbeing strategies & resources - addressing smoking, nutrition, alcohol, physical activity and mental health
- Case Studies
Healthy Workers Healthy Futures was an SA Health strategy, funded by the Australian Government under the National Partnership Agreement on Preventive Health. In May 2014 the National Partnership Agreement on Preventive Health was abolished and Healthy Workers Healthy Futures subsequently de-funded 18 months prior to the original contract end date.