South Dakota Fit-Friendly Worksites

Updated:Feb 26,2014


MWA FFW headerCongratulations to the Worksites in our state that were just awarded Fit-Friendly Recognition for the November 2013 cycle.  

Nationwide, over 1,785 worksites were awarded, representing almost 4.5 million employees.  This brings our total to 4,030 worksites, representing more than 9.5 million employees in 2013.

Fit-Friendly Worksites are recognized by the American Heart Association as employers who go above and beyond when it comes to their employees' health.

Register your worksite for Fit-Friendly Recognition online now!    Our next Fit-Friendly application and renewal deadline is April 1, 2014.  Call your local office for more information.

Learn more about Fit-Friendly Worksites

November 2013 Platinum AwardsNovember 2013 Gold Awards
Avera, Sioux Falls
Dakotacare, Sioux Falls
City of Sioux Falls, Sioux Falls
GE Capital, Rapid City

 

 



Promoting a wellness culture by providing support to employees and implementing numerous healthy cultural changes is a Win/Win for everyone.
  • Increase productivity
  • Reduce absenteeism
  • Lower turnover, improve employee satisfaction
  • Reduce healthcare costs


My Life Check / Simple 7 Risk Assessment
MyLifeCheck.org

Nutrition Programs at heart.org/nutrition
  • Healthy diet goals
  • Healthy cooking
  • Dining Out tips
  • Recipes
  • Food Certifcation Heart-Check mark
  • Grocery List Builder
  • National Eating Healthy Day (1st Wed in Nov)
Physical Activity at startwalkingnow.org
  • Walking Clubs
  • Google map-based Walking Paths
  • National Walking Day (1st Wed in April)
  • Physical Activity Tracker
Fit-Friendly Worksite Recognition
  • Quarterly "Heart at Work" provides healthy messages for your newsletters