REE Work/Life Programs. Liz Parker, REE Work/Life &Wellness Program Manager Phone: 301-504-1387 EMAIL: LIZ.PARKER@ARS.USDA.GOV. Today’s Objectives. Provide an overview of Work/Life Programs Discuss Wellness Share My Wellness Journey
REE Work/Life &Wellness Program Manager
Provide an overview of Work/Life Programs
Share My Wellness Journey
Brainstorm how you may support wellness for your locations
Transit Subsidy & Pre-Tax Parking
Child Care Tuition Assistance
Employee Assistance Program/WorkLife4You
Maintaining Personal Wellness
Allows employees to use up to $245 of their pre-tax income to pay for parking when using public transit (2013 IRS maximum)
Application form and instructions for submission are available on the AFM website at: http://www.afm.ars.usda.gov/hrd/worklife/pre-tax-parking.htm
Call Liz Parker, 301-233-2995, for more information
Set personal goals
Sought EAP Counseling
Began a walking program
Joined Weight Watchers
Lost 50 lbs since 3/2013!
Now setting new personal goals for 2014
What kinds of wellness activities are going on in your location?
What kinds of wellness activities would you like to see in your location?
What can you do to promote wellness locally?