Health and Wellness
SIA firmly believes in promoting a culture of health and wellness in our schools. We offer a variety of tools, resources, programs and presentations to our member districts to encourage staff to live safe and health lives, on and off the job.
The number of students with asthma has increased in recent years. Understanding asthma in our schools will make staff and students more comfortable.
- Bloodborne Pathogens
Those that may come in contact with blood or other bodily fluids are exposed to potentially infectious materials.
Education and understanding the risk factors of diabetes will help prevent it or reduce its complications.
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is designed to help school employees deal with personal problems that seriously affect job performance.
Regular exercise and good physical fitness are important for long-term health and well-being.
- Health Awareness
Good health is a combination of many factors. To live a healthy life, we must understand health risks, disease prevention and health management.
- Indoor Air Quality Protocol
Recommended protocol for responding to environmental concerns.
- Mental Health Management
Mental health involves emotional well being, the capacity to live a full and creative life, and the flexibility to deal with life's inevitable challenges.
Proper nutrition is necessary for providing energy to accomplish our daily tasks as well as our life goals.
- Smoking Cessation
Breaking a smoking habit is a difficult but the long term advantages are worth the challenge.
- Wellness Culture
To assist our members in promoting messages of good health, we have created a series of reproducible handouts on a variety of wellness topics.