Additional Toolkits

Comprehensive toolkits developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and others

Federal Wellness Resource Guide

This toolkit from the Federal Workplace Health Collaborative features a section specifically for employers that lists websites for various worksite wellness topics, from ergonomics to flu prevention to workplace safety.


Health Risk Appraisals at the Worksite

This toolkit from the National Business Coalition on Health provides an overview of Health Risk Appraisals (HRAs) and offers guidance to employers in the selection and use of an HRA tool.


Healthy Hospital Choices

This toolkit from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that hospitals influence community norms by adopting model policies and practices that promote the health of employees and patrons.


Healthy Meeting Toolkit

This toolkit, developed by the National Alliance for Nutrition and Activity, is for anyone who holds meetings and conferences. It addresses four topic areas (nutrition, physical activity, tobacco-free and sustainability), each of which is set up in a two-tiered system: Standard Healthy Meeting and Superior Healthy Meeting.


Investing in Workplace Breastfeeding Programs and Policies

This toolkit from the National Business Group on Health includes a sample policy for supporting breastfeeding employees and a timeline for implementing a lactation support program.


Leading by Example: The Value of Worksite Health Promotion to Small- and Medium-sized Employers

This toolkit from the Partnership for Prevention provides case studies of employers who have adopted strategies to support health initiatives.


National Healthy Worksite Program Workplace Health 101 Training Manual

This handbook for participants in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Healthy Worksite Program may be helpful to anyone who is establishing or enhancing a worksite wellness program.


NC Making It Work Tool Kit

This toolkit provides guidance to nursing mothers, their employers and their families. The Employers section explains the basic needs of employees, common sense solutions, resources and FAQs. A Checklist for Employers is included to help supervisors plan for employee requests for lactation accommodations.


Steps to Wellness

This toolkit from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides employers with simple steps for implementing the 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.