We ask for your support by inviting all your family, friends and co-workers to sign the Wellness Pledge. All signatures will be showcased on our Facebook page, on the website pledge bulletin and also on a pledge board which we will display in a public area the day of the event,
EMPOWER MY FELLOW PEERS AND PERSONS IN RECOVERY and community by leading wellness activities that help people with mental and substance use disorders take action to improve their quality of life and increase years of life.
PROMOTE ASPECTS OF THE EIGHT DIMENSIONS OF WELLNESS through active involvement in satisfying work and play, joyful relationships, a healthy body and living environment, and happiness.
PROVIDE NEEDED RESOURCES, such as smoking cessation tools and peer support and recovery services, if applicable.
RECOGNIZE AND REWARD PROVIDERS who address aspects of the Eight Dimensions of Wellness with patients.
EDUCATE PROVIDERS that wellness is not the absence of disease, illness, or stress, but the presence of purpose in life, active involvement in satisfying work and play, joyful relationships, a healthy body and living environment, and happiness.
INCREASE SOCIAL INCLUSION of people with mental and substance use disorders both within the behavioral health system and the larger community.
ENCOURAGE GOAL-SETTING AND DISCUSS SPECIFICS for peers and persons in recovery to seek a holistic approach to improving personal wellness.