This powerful initiative is designed to inspire and fuel our nation's healthful habits at work and beyond. With year-round opportunities, Wellness Lives Here℠ helps companies, organizations and communities educate and motivate people to adopt healthful habits to reduce the impact of type 2 diabetes and other obesity-related illnesses. For some, it means fewer sick days and higher productivity. For others, it means looking and feeling better. For everyone, the result is empowerment—Americans who are better able to control, delay or Stop Diabetes and related health problems.
A wellness perk for your company, the Health Champion Designation, recognizes companies, organizations and community groups that inspire and champion a culture of wellness. Those meeting criteria in nutrition and weight management, physical activity, and organizational wellbeing have an opportunity to be recognized by the American Diabetes Association as a Health Champion.Learn More
Bring physical activity, nutrition, and health into your workplace and support the mission of the Association through actionable awareness days. These events promote diabetes education and healthy living in fun and engaging ways. There are three mission engagement days annually, each with an e-toolkit and engagement resources. Start planning your engagement day today!Learn More
Workplace tools that support corporate wellness efforts including education, nutrition information, and walking and activity resources. These research-based tools can be integrated into existing efforts or used as a stand-alone resource.Learn More
Geared toward individuals, these informational and educational resources provide access to credible and trusted online content and e-newsletter subscription opportunities. The tools are focused around healthy eating and recipes, managing type 2 diabetes, and assessing health risks.Learn More
Our signature physical activity events provide an opportunity to make a statement about your company's commitment to the health and well-being of its employees and raise much needed funds for the cause. Participation not only encourages better health but it's also a great way to promote team building and camaraderie.Learn More
The CEO Leadership Circle is a visible and transformational opportunity for a company's top executive, providing a platform for leaders to champion wellness within their company and get recognized as a leader in the diabetes cause. CEO Leadership Circle members will have a part in the dialogue on health and wellness and a commitment to healthier communities.Learn More