Food impacts health
Poor nutrition is one of the leading causes of preventable chronic disease. The return on wellness investments is significant – up to 600% for every dollar spent.
The comprehensive food education offered through Wellness Matters is fun, interactive, and makes eating healthier easy. Your participants will get professional culinary and nutrition instruction, delicious food and recipes with each Wellness Matters program. If you include healthful food education as a part of your wellness programming you’ll see an increase in both program participation and overall employee satisfaction and well-being.
Wellness Matters is flexible – we make it easy for you to meet your wellness and engagement goals. By bringing Wellness Matters, the social enterprise arm of the organization, to your workplace, you are not only having a positive impact on your employees, you are also supporting the critical work of Local Matters. This helps us reach more than 14,000 individuals annually with life-changing healthful food education.