RI.gov R.I. Government Agencies | Privacy Policy |

Welcome!


Rewards for Wellness 2015-2016 Program Calendar




 

Physical Activity Tracker Begins April 3rd!

The 5-Week Online Physical Activity Tracker incentive runs between April 3, 2016 and May 7, 2016. Obtain a pedometer from your office Wellness Champion or by contacting the Office of Employee Benefits. Keep track of your steps OR minutes of exercise and log them in the online tracker application. In order to earn the $50 co-share incentive credit, you must keep track of the number of steps you take every day OR the number of minutes you exercise at least four days of each week of the activity.

CLICK HERE TO BEGIN

 



 

"April is Alcohol Awareness Month"

According to the CDC's Alcohol Use and Your Health Fact Sheet, drinking too much can harm your health. The CDC reports that excessive alcohol use leads to about 88,000 deaths in the United State each year, and shortens the life of those who die by almost 30 years. If you find it hard to stop drinking, talk with your doctor. You can also learn more and get help from the following organizations:

  • Alcoholics Anonymous: www.aa.org
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence: (800) NCA-CALL or visit www.ncadd.org
  • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism: (301) 443-3860 or visit www.niaaa.nih.gov
  • Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration. Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator: (800) 662-HELP or visit www.findtreatment.samhsa.gov