CAPSA’s Healthy Workplaces Assessment

Substance Use Health Check-Up

What is the Healthy Workplaces Assessment?

CAPSA’s Healthy Workplaces Assessment is the first of its kind to support the Substance Use Health of employees and promote healthier workplaces for all. It is composed of tools, best practices and a review led by subject matter experts to assess opportunities to improve policies, practices and procedures that can result in healthier workplaces.

Who can benefit from the Healthy Workplaces Assessment?

CAPSA’s Healthy Workplaces Assessment – Substance Use Health Check-Up is applicable to any workplace looking to find ways to optimize the well-being of staff. This assessment provides a unique opportunity to demonstrate an organization’s commitment to a healthier workplace.

Why should organizations engage in the Healthy Workplaces Assessment – Substance Use Health Check-Up?

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    Policies and programs that promote health have a positive impact on employees and the organization

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    Healthier workplaces increase productivity and job performance in the organization

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    Organizations that prioritize employee health reduce turnover rates

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    Healthier employees take fewer sick days

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    Healthier workplaces make a difference in our communities

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    Fosters a healthy workplace culture

We invite you to complete this brief quiz to learn why Substance Use Health is a key contributor to workplace health.

Substance Use Health Check-Up Options

The Assessment Tool

CAPSA’s Assessment Tool equips organizations to evaluate their current policies and practices in alignment with a Substance Use Health approach, identifying areas for improvement and needed adjustments.

Organizational Tool-Kit

CAPSA’s Tool-kit equips workplaces with evidence-based best practices and essential tools, guiding principles and resources to implement meaningful and lasting improvements in workplace health.

Customized Expert Guidance

CAPSA works directly with organizations to complete a full assessment, provide key recommendations and develop a customized improvement plan that best suits the needs of your organization.

What People Are Saying

"I think this information will benefit me greatly as I enter a career as a social service worker."

"There is so much value in this training and I believe this should be mandatory learning for all students, educators, and organizations as substance use surrounds us all. "

"I thought it was fantastic, very informative and well delivered."

"It was so amazing to hear more about substance use health and to tweak my own framing about substance use and how I can talk about it."

"Lovely presentation! I really appreciated the knowledge as well as the lived experience. Very beneficial and important information for health care professionals to best help the patients we care for."

"The session was excellent. Very informative and thought provoking. Allowed me to reflect on my own practice and the health system in which I work."