The Recovery Friendly Workplace: A Total Worker Health® Approach

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When and where
Thursday, August 31, 2023
11:00am MT

Join Colorado School of Public Health and Small Business Majority for the Center of Health, Work, and Environment's webinar series that cover topics in the workplace. This webinar will discuss the organization, A Recovery Friendly Workplace (RFW), which works intentionally with people in recovery, recognizing recovery from addiction as an individual strength. RFW uses evidence-based policies and practices to bring together organizations by encouraging a healthy, safe and productive work environment where employers, employees and communities can thrive and eliminate barriers for those impacted by addiction. Join Health Links™ along with local and national experts, for an important discussion on creating positive change for individuals affected by addiction.

Topics of discussion include:

  • Define and understand the characteristics of a Recovery Friendly Workplace
  • Discuss impairment – how problematic substance use impacts the workplace
  • Identify the steps to becoming a Recovery Friendly Workplace
  • Provide small business with online resources

Event topic: 
Paid Family & Medical Leave
Women's entrepreneurship
Workforce Issues
General Small Business
Veteran's entrepreneurship
Rural Entrepreneurship
Second chance
Minority Entrepreneurship
Business assistance