Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 50.49
Liaison Tori Grant
Submission Date July 6, 2011
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STARS v1.0

University of Calgary
Tier2-2: Employee Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Justin Brown
Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
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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 Staff Wellness Centre offers confidential counseling services to faculty and staff of the University of Calgary – free of charge. These services are also available to immediate family members. The counselors offer individual, couple and family counseling services on site at the main campus and at the Health Sciences Centre. Off site, telephone and on-line services are also available if preferred.

The Employee Assistance Program is also offered, providing many resources and information packages on topics such as:

- Get legal clarity
- Get financial clarity
- Research Child and Elder Care Resources
- Tackle Addictions
- Understand Nutrition
- Achieve personal Well-Being
- Manage Relationships and Family
- Address Workplace Challenges

University Health Services provides quality health care and education in a reassuring friendly manner.

The clinic is staffed by registered nurses, psychiatrists, family physicians, chiropractors, a nutritionist and massage therapists. Its primary focus is centered on students, but is open to faculty and staff. Health care specifically is available for faculty and staff on an emergency basis.

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

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