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Well–U Champions

Well-U Champions

Well-U Champions represent a wide spectrum of University of Rochester employees and serve as liaisons between Well-U and University departments. Well-U Champions are primarily responsible for promoting wellness programs to their coworkers, and also play an important role in communicating employee needs and feedback to the Well-U team. Please check with your supervisor before becoming a Champion.

Purpose

The primary role of Well-U Champions is to enthusiastically promote wellness programs within their department and to encourage participation.

Anticipated Time Commitment

One to two hours per month for at least a one-year period.

Responsibilities

  • Distribute promotional materials on upcoming wellness programs and events
  • Announce wellness programs during staff meetings
  • Create a "Health & Wellness Space" or small separate bulletin board with information about wellness and upcoming programs
  • Encourage co-workers to get involved with wellness events
  • Bring feedback and requests from coworkers to Well-U staff
  • Attend quarterly Well-U Champion events
  • Optional: Using Well-U tools and resources, promote and lead walking groups

Become a Champion

Does all of this sound good to you? Sign up to become a Well-U Champion on the enrollment page, then start making your department a better and healthier place to work!

Upcoming Champion Event:
Champion Breakfast – Attend the Well-U Champion breakfast on January 31st in College Town (44 Celebration Drive, room 2007) for a chance to get to know the Well-U team, eat some breakfast, and win some great raffle prizes! Breakfast will be available from 7:30am – 9am, so stop in whenever you can, for as long as you would like! If you plan to attend and have not yet RSVPed, please email well-u-info@rochester.edu to let them know that you will be coming.

Training Documents

Champion Tools