Wellness

Overview
Framingham has a strong commitment to the wellness of its employees. In partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, the town has offered a municipal wellness program for the past 4 years to help educate employees about the connection between lifestyle and long-term health.

Our wellness programs include:
  • Year Round: Bimonthly Mayo Clinic Newsletter containing a wide variety of useful and interesting health information.
  • May - July: Go Walking Program designed to boost employees’ activity levels. All participants receive a pedometer. At the end of each month, they submit their log and are entered into a prize drawing.
  • June: Blue Care Line promotion. Employees will receive information about the BCBSMA 24-hour nurse line.
  • November: Quitworks. The free, confidential telephone counseling stop smoking program.
  • January: Employees will receive information about the smoking cessation benefits (including nicotine replacement product discounts) available to BCBSMA members
Brochures
All employees will receive the Fitness Benefit brochure and Weight Loss Benefit brochure to remind them of the $150 reimbursements available.

If you have questions or would like more information about our programs please contact the Human Resources department at 508-532-5490.