Getting Started with Workplace Wellness

LiveWell at Work has many resources for companies looking to start a workplace wellness initiative. The LiveWell at Work Getting Started Guide offers tips and steps for getting an effort off the ground. The At Work Toolkit takes those steps further, leading organizations through best practices in workplace wellness.… Read more

Greenville County Growing a Culture of Health

Greenville County’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management is working with local community members to increase access to healthy foods one garden plot at a time.  Community members, with limited access to land or ideal growing conditions, now have the opportunity to plant a garden at one of two local parks: at the Pavillion Recreation Complex and East Riverside Park.… Read more

Creating a Mindfulness Culture in the Workplace

Please join LiveWell at Work for this summer’s Healthy Workplace Forum, “Creating a Mindfulness Culture in the Workplace.” We are excited to welcome Kaitlin Blanco-Silva from Palmetto Employee Assistance Program (EAP) as our speaker. Kaitlin will provide an overview of how mindfulness can decrease stress and improve employee wellbeing.… Read more

Guess who has been recognized as a School Lunch Hero?

Greenville County Schools Food and Nutrition Services Director Joe Urban has been recognized for his leadership and innovation in making healthy, delicious lunch options available for 76,000 Greenville County School students every day.  Read more about the this innovative lunch program here.… Read more

Momentum Bike Club & Feed and Seed: How to Support for FREE!

In order to continually push the mission of  making the healthy choice the easy choice, we must continue to support our partners when their opportunities for growth arise. Two of these wonderful partners, Momentum Bike Club and Feed and Seed, are both reaching out for support on a grant from USAToday worth almost $50,000! … Read more

2017 Euphoria Coming Soon!

Calling all aspiring chefs! Euphoria’s 3rd Annual Healthy Lunchtime Throwdown is a kids’ cooking competition to all Greenville County Schools students between ages 8-17 (or rising seniors). Students are invited to submit original, healthy, affordable and delicious recipes online through July 15th 2017.… Read more

Thank You, Park Heroes!

Thank you to the 65 Park Hero volunteers who spent two hours of their day to help clean up the area from Hampton Station to Poe Mill. They cleaned up litter and debris under Pete Hollis Bridge (183) in preparation for a new spur trail from the GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail.… Read more

Healthy Options at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, eating meals away from home is associated with a higher body weight. This is due to many factors; for example, food prepared away from home is typically higher in calories, fat, and sodium, and tends to come in larger portion sizes.… Read more

Healthy Treats for St. Patrick’s Day

Need a snack idea for St. Patty’s day? Instead of sending your kiddos to school with sugary, artificially colored treats, make these healthy green muffins! We’ve been snacking on these all day at the LiveWell Greenville office, and trust us: you can’t even tell there’s an entire bag of spinach in the recipe.… Read more