LiveWell Greenville Announces $1.4 Million PICH Grant

LiveWell Greenville is excited to announce the close of one grant and the beginning of another. On September 30th, LiveWell Greenville, brought the Community Transformation Grant to a close. This effort brough $1.95 Million into the Upstate over the course of three years, which was used to invest in local organizations to promote healthy eating and active living including Greenville County School District, GHS Children’s Advocacy, Momentum Bike Clubs, numerous afterschool care programs, Greenville Family Partnership, BOOST, Piedmont Health Foundation, Meals on Wheels and Upstate Forever.… Read more

LiveWell Greenville At Worship Toolkit

  What is the LiveWell Greenville At Worship Toolkit? The LiveWell Greenville At Worship Toolkit is a resource developed to provide houses of worship and congregations with the knowledge, tools, and resources to make healthy physical activity and nutrition changes. This toolkit was developed by LiveWell Greenville in collaboration with upstate houses of worship and health and wellness experts.… Read more

LiveWell Greenville At Work Toolkit

Congratulations!  You have taken an important step to improving the health of your employees.  The LiveWell Greenville At Work Toolkit provides tools and resources that will help you start a workplace wellness initiative or strengthen your current wellness program.  To help you create a healthier place to work, LiveWell Greenville is pleased to offer the following: LiveWell Healthy Catering Guide– a listing of healthy catering options in the upstate to make choosing healthy options for your next meeting or event easy The LiveWell Greenville At Work Toolkit – A free step-by-guide to creating a comprehensive worksite wellness initiative, including links to local and national resources Appendix A: Disease Specific Resources Appendix B: Assessment Checklist Appendix C: Employee Needs and Interests Survey to aid with planning your health and wellness program Appendix D: Recommendation Table Appendix E: Action Plan Appendix F: HIPPA Regulations and Rewards Appenidix G: Coordinator’s Guide Appendix H: Sample Wellness Program Budget Appendix I: Sample Policies Appendix J: Extending Wellness Into the Home New to Workplace Wellness?… Read more

LiveWell Greenville Out of School Time Designation

What is the LiveWell Greenville Healthy Out of School Time Designation? Each year LiveWell Greenville recognizes Out of School Time Programs, including before school programs, afterschool programs, and summer programs, for making healthy nutrition and physical activity changes with the LiveWell Greenville Healthy Out of School Time Designation. … Read more

2014 OST Awardees

Gold Out of School Designation Pleasant Valley Connection YMCA of Greenville– Caine Halter City of Greenville– Bobby Pearse Community Center Carolina Ballet Theatre Silver Out of School Designation Greenville County Parks, Recreation andTourism Department– Brutontown Community Center Big Blue Marble Academy Communities in Schools at Duncan Chapel Greenbrier Elementary Extended Day Program Communities in Schools at Sue Cleveland Elementary Communities in Schools at Monaview Elementary City of Greenville-David Hellams Community Center YMCA of Greenville– Adams Mills Program Center West End Community Development Center YMCA of Greenville– Sterling Torch YMCA of Greenville– Eastside City of Greenville– Nicholtown Community Center YMCA of Greenville– Duncan Chapel After School City of Greenville– West Greenville Community Summit Drive Elementary Extended Day Program Grove Elementary School Smart Center Communities in Schools at Woodmont Middle School YouthBase YMCA of Greenville– Judson Community Center Legacy Charter Elementary Lions College Club Salvation Army KROC Boys and Girls Club Neighborhood Focus After School LBBC Summer Youth Enrichment Camp Bethel Elementary Extended Day Program Greenville County Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department– Freetown Community Center Y Camp Greenville Bronze Out of School Designation Fork Shoals Extended Day Program Greenville County Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department– Slater Marietta Elementary Montessori School of Greenville Stay Late Program St.… Read more