SJC Wellness

News & Announcements

2019 Family Wellness Event
St. Johns County will host the 2019 Family Wellness Event for St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners and Clerk of Courts employees and their families from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 27 at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340C A1A S. St. Augustine, FL 32080. The event will feature wellness demonstrations, a Kid’s Corner, snacks, crafts, story times, face painting, yoga, and insurance vendors sharing health and wellness resources available to County employees. The event will coincide with the 2019 Sustainability Fest, an educational festival highlighting the conservation and protection of Northeast Florida’s greatest natural resources and featuring live music. Board of County Commissioners and Clerk of Courts employees must bring their County ID badge or the event postcard mailed to your home for admission to the Family Wellness Event. Attending employees will receive up to two free meal tickets per family for food trucks that will be present at the event. All family members will also receive a ticket for a free popsicle or a scoop of ice cream. Health assessments (PHA) will not be administered at the event and employees and spouses are not required to attend the family wellness event in order to receive the voluntary wellness credit. Family Wellness Event

Rethink Your Drink Wellness Challenge
The countdown is on for the Rethink Your Drink well-being challenge, which is set to launch on April 29, 2019 as part of the SJC Wellness program! Deadline to register is April 25. On April 26, registered participants will receive the challenge program packet via email, which will provide the challenge details and a participant-tracking log. Every Monday throughout the 6-weeks, participants will receive an email from the challenge administrator at The Bailey Group, which will include educational information, helpful resources and goals to work toward. On week’s 1, 3 and 6, the challenge email will contain a challenge check-in link. Participants who complete all of the challenge check-ins will be eligible to receive a small incentive related to the challenge. Don’t miss out on this exciting well-being challenge! Questions? Email the challenge administrator.  Rethink Your Drink Registration

Cycling for Wellness Lunch-n-Learn
Tuesday, April 23, 11:30am-12:30pm at the Training & Education Center, 500 San Sebastian View. All are welcome to enjoy a healthy lunch while learning about the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. New and seasoned riders can learn more about their upcoming 2019 Cycle to the Shore event taking place November 23 & 24. BCC employees will also be there to share their experiences from prior years. Sign up on Training Calendar on the County Intranet. Cycling for Wellness

Healthy Smile, Healthy You
Monthly Raffle Winners received electric toothbrushes! Leslie Goode - Library & Terri Beverly - Library

Healthways Fitness Your Way™
A new way to get healthy and feel good on your own terms. This one-of-a-kind program, offered through Florida Blue, offers you the flexibility to work out at any network fitness location, on your time and on a budget that you can live with. It’s one of the most flexible, affordable and accessible ways to adopt a healthy lifestyle and remain committed to it. Healthways Enrollment Flyer

Get Golf Ready
The St. Johns Golf Club offers BOCC, Tax Collector, Property Appraiser, Clerk of Courts, Sheriff’s Office, Supervisor of Elections and Fire Services employees an economical way to play golf and get fit. Valid through 09/30/19, employees and eligible dependents can participate in this program. Get Golf Ready

Yoga Employee Discount
The Yoga Collective in St. Augustine is offering St. Johns County employees a special deal with a $12 drop in rate. Must show your SJC Badge. Yoga Collective Discount

Immunization Awareness
Immunization, or vaccination, helps prevent dangerous and sometimes deadly diseases. To stay protected against serious illnesses like the flu, measles, and pneumonia, adults need to get their shots – just like kids do. Take the Adult Vaccine Quiz to see what you might need.

About SJC Wellness

Mission Statement

To improve the health, well-being and quality of life for all St. Johns County employees and their families by empowering people to promote and model positive attitudes and behaviors through a lifelong commitment to wellness.

Wellness Committee Goals

  • Support and encourage employees and their families in making healthy choices with their work and home lives
  • Identify ways to respond to high stress times in the workplace
  • Identify areas where positive changes can happen and implement strategies to encourage those changes
  • Inform employees about existing health related resources through education and promotion
  • Inspire and motivate individuals to take responsibility for their own health
  • Support a sense of community among employees between different constitutionals, divisions, and departments
  • Advocate for employees to have their voice be heard and valued by seeking employee input and using the Wellness Committee as a vehicle of change

Wellness Challenge

Rethink Your Drink
Countdown is on for the Rethink Your Drink well-being challenge!
Register by April 25.

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Wellness Program Contact

Danielle Zupansic
Personnel Services