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College of the Holy Cross receives Worksite Wellness Award

wellness award, group picture of all women in business dress holding the wellness award the college received

Holy Cross is honored to be recognized by the Worksite Wellness Council of Massachusetts (WWCMA) as a winner of the sixth annual WorkWell Massachusetts Awards for achievements in developing, implementing, and participating in corporate health improvement and wellness programs.

Living Well Everyday: Stay informed, stay connected and stay well — every day

Earn up to $120 in rewards with our Living Well Everyday program!
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Covered dependents or employees who aren’t Harvard Pilgrim members can participate in a separate program, where they can earn points towards monthly gift card drawings.

Upcoming Programs     

How the Science of Happiness Boosts Productivity & Joy

Harvard Pilgrim


The latest research on Positive Psychology - the Science of Happiness promotes and

sustains professional and personal success.Learn practical, science-based strategies

to increase productivity, joy, happiness, and well-being. Forming new happiness

habits feels good and can transform not only your life but the lives of the people

around you. A more positive mindset deepens relationships and reduces stress. This

webinar will leave you feeling happier and motivated to make others feel happier!

September 12

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Zoom Meeting ID: 817 4775 8796

Autumn in New England: Your Fall Self-Care

Harvard Pilgrim


After a summer full of sun and some long weekends, we need some self-care

ideas to help us get back into our Fall routine. As the days get shorter it seems

that there is less time for us and our physical and mental wellbeing. This webinar

will discuss several self-care ideas that will get you through this season of

transition and help keep you well through the end of the year.


October 10

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Zoom Meeting ID: 817 4775 8796

KGA Service Overview for Employees


KGA, your Employee Assistance Program, is a free and confidential benefit that provides support for employees and their family members. Learn how we can assist you at our upcoming Overview for Employees.

October 18

1:00pm – 1:45pm


Register via this Zoom link

Avoid Holiday Shopping Fraud


Huge sales, must-have gifts, and rushing for last-minute items have become too familiar. When holiday shopping between stores, we often let our guard down and can accidentally expose personal financial information. In this class, our Fraud Resolution Specialist will discuss how to prevent fraudsters from using your shopping to their benefit.

October 25

1:00pm – 2:00pm


Register via this Zoom link

Diabetes & You

Harvard Pilgrim


Participants will learn about diabetes, how it is diagnosed, how to interpret lab values, and learn basic nutrition recommendations. Participants will also learn how to read food labels and ingredients lists to ensure that they are consuming high-quality carbohydrates in order to help prevent the onset of diabetes.

November 14

2:00pm - 2:30pm


  Zoom Meeting ID:

  817 4775 8796

Side Dishes for Holiday Gatherings

Harvard Pilgrim


Holiday side dishes are a delicious way to add color, flavor, and

nutrition to the holiday meal. Check out this webinar for yummy

recipes that will also keep your health in check.



December 12

2:00pm - 2:30pm


Zoom Meeting ID:

817 4775 8796

Managing Stress & Navigating Self-Care



The holidays can impact our lives in many ways. This ongoing stress can impact our physical and mental health. Putting ourselves as a priority is difficult, however, taking steps to manage stress and prioritize self-care has never been so important. This interactive workshop shares the antidote to the stress response.

December 14

12:00pm – 1:00pm


Register via this Zoom link

HPHC fitness reimbursement

$300 for up to 2 covered members (Employees can earn up to $150 for themselves and $150 for family members). Submit the form below via your HPHC member account (see attached My Member Account sheet). Participants must be a member of the HPHC plan for 4 months in the calendar year before submitting for reimbursement.

HPHC $150 weight management reimbursement

Programs that qualify for the weight management reimbursement are WW (Weight Watchers) digital program or workshop or a hospital-based weight management program.

ESI Wellness Program

Holy Cross is proud to announce that the ESI Wellness Program is back on campus. ESI Services has been helping Holy Cross employees relieve painful symptoms since 2014.

This program is brought to you by the Department of Human Resources. We believe this proactive initiative will help reduce workers' compensation claims and will support the health and wellbeing of our workforce.  

Programs Offered

  • Early Symptom Management Program
  • Do you have a sore back, neck, or shoulders?
  • Do you have common aches and pains or an old sports injury?

Additional Information


  • Location:  ESI Room in Facilities &  Hogan

  • Starting Sept. 21 - Tuesdays from 8 a.m. – Noon (Karen)
  • Starting Sept. 22 - Wednesdays from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (Dessie)