6 Step Process

6 Step Process

The 6 Step Process represents the ongoing journey to create healthier environments. It requires stakeholders to continuously evaluate and improve upon health and wellness initiatives, and learn from successes and challenges to create sustainable change. When repeated each year, the 6 Step Process helps solidify healthy policies and practices and strengthen an organization's culture of health.

Step 1: Build Support 

Build support by formally convening a team of stakeholders.

Step 2: Assess Your Policies and Practices

Assess your school or site by completing our online assessment to identify areas for improvement.

Step 3: Develop Your Action Plan

Develop an Action Plan based on what is important and achievable in your organization.

Step 4: Explore Resources

Explore and identify resources that can make it easier to implement your Action Plan.

Step 5: Take Action

Implement your Action Plan for a healthier environment.  

Step 6: Celebrate Success

Acknowledge small victories and big successes along the way.

Get started in the Action Center