Committee Resources

Healthy Workplace Advisory Committee

Formed in 2005, this committee is comprised of voluntary representatives from government departments, agencies, boards, and commissions, as well as several employees of the Public Service Commission. The Healthy Workplace Advisory Committee reports to the Commissioner of the Public Service Commission (PSC) and provides advice and guidance to the Government of Nova Scotia, through the PSC, as it develops policies, programs, and tools that help move the public service toward a philosophy of health promotion and a healthy workplace culture. For more information on the Healthy Workplace Advisory Committee, please see our terms of reference Portable Document Format (PDF). To view the membership, please see the Healthy Workplace Advisory Committee.

Jumpstarting Your Healthy Workplace Committee!

This workshop will help your department develop a Healthy Workplace Committee. If you're a new member of a Healthy Workplace Committee, it will give you all the background you need.

Content includes:

  • Elements of a Healthy Workplace
  • Conditions for Success
  • Steps in Building a Healthy Workplace Program
  • Creating an Effective Healthy Workplace Committee
  • Ideas, Tools, and Resources

This half-day seminar is facilitated by Joan Parks-Hubley, Coordinator, Healthy Workplace Programs. For information about seminar dates, please call (902) 424-6158.

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Tools for Healthy Workplace Committees

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