WELLynx at Lesley University

Lesley's heath and wellness initiative supporting staff, faculty, and students.
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WHO WE ARE:

WELLynx is a joint initiative between Lesley University and Tufts Health Plan, supported by a committee with members from all levels of faculty and staff. The committee was formed to communicate, motivate, promote, and support Lesley wellness programs. Contact us at wellynx@lesley.edu.

MISSION:

Achieving the mission and values of Lesley University requires an engaged community. The University wellness initiative recognizes that the health and wellbeing of the Lesley community is essential to the current and future success of the University, and is committed to promoting health and wellness through a variety of collaborative programs and services. Wellness is broadly defined and includes multiple dimensions of health: physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, social, and environmental.

GOALS:

  • Increase awareness of the benefits of a healthy lifestyle, through programs, activities, and educational resources.
  • Provide education focused on:
    • nutrition
    • fitness
    • weight management
    • stress management
    • personal/work life balance
  • Foster an environment that encourages and supports a healthy lifestyle among employees and their families.