Creating a Healthier Organization Toolkit


With over 17 million Canadians spending more than half of their waking hours at work, many companies are beginning to examine the health of their workplace. This toolkit has been created by the Halton Region Health Department to aid organizations in creating workplace health programs. It contains the steps involved in setting up a workplace health program, and includes helpful resources.


  • Overview
  • Glossary
  • Understanding Workplace Health
  • Achieving Work-Life Balance
  • Gaining Organizational Commitment
  • Forming a Wellness Committee
  • Assessing Needs
  • Creating an Action Plan
  • Evaluating your Program
Contact Person/Organization: 

Bronwyn Ott & Brenda Poland, Health Promoters, Halton Region Health Departmen

Type of Tool:

Publication Date: 

Organizational Health Defined

Patrick Lencioni on the four disciplines of healthy organizations