Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.23
Liaison Asheen Phansey
Submission Date Jan. 28, 2011
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Babson College
Tier2-2: Employee Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Maureen Lederhos
Director Marketing Programs and Brand Operations
College Marketing
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Does the institution have an employee assistance or wellness program that provides counseling, referral, and well-being services to employees?:

A brief description of the employee wellness program, policy, or practice:

The Wellness Corporation program provides free counseling and web based services and programs for all employees and members of their households. Counselors at Wellness Corp provide short term counseling on family, financial, substance abuse, legal matters, etc. Their work life benefits include childcare and eldercare referral services, and the legal services include consultation with a network of attorneys.

Be Well@Babson was started in the fall of 2009 at Babson College. The program’s focus is to educate, promote, and empower members of the Babson community to make healthier lifestyle choices. The Be Well@Babson program supports the importance of living a healthy life through the integration and introduction of wellness-based initiatives such as new exercise routines, stress management seminars, and eating healthy. Be Well@Babson highlights Babson’s commitment to promoting and living a healthy lifestyle by educating Babson employees about the many ways in which they can start and continue to Be Well, at Babson and throughout their lives!

The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

The URL above is an internal site.

Listing of current and past programs offered through Be Well@Babson:
• Boot Camp/Morning Workout
• Masters Swim Program
• Weight Lifting 101
• Weight Lifting 201
• Beginner Tennis
• Intermediate Tennis
• Tai Chi
• Zumba
• Volleyball
• 12 Week Walking Challenge
• 12 Week Individual Fitness Challenge
• 12 Week Team Fitness Challenge
• Supermarket Savvy Lunchtime Seminar by a Nutritionist
• Healthy Cooking Seminars/Demonstrations (including organic/sustainability)
• Acupuncture
• Stress Management Seminar

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