Manchester, Connecticut

Employee Wellness

The Town’s Human Resources and Health Departments together and independently offer a variety of proactive wellness activities for employees.
Most programs are free of charge to all employees and some are scheduled by appointment.
Wellness Information

Frontline Employee Newsletter - August 2021
Town Hall Blood Pressures - 2020
Public Works Blood Pressures - 2020

Police Department Blood Pressures - 2020

Wellness Services Offered Include:
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Confidential counseling program to help employees and/or their families with a variety of personal health issues such as family and marital difficulties, stress, emotional problems, alcohol or drug abuse.
  • EAP can locate resources for eldercare, financial and legal services, support groups and various other needs. 
  • Call 1-800-275-3327 - Available day or night
Community “Y” – 80 No. Main Street
  • Use of fitness room is free to all employees.
  • Discounted programs offered to employees.
 Lunch & Learn Programs
  • Variety of health education topics offered intermittently throughout the year during convenient lunchtime hours.
Other Programs
  • Walking Programs
  • Know Your Numbers
  • Biggest Winner Contest
  • Weight Watchers

Biennial Health/Safety Fair

  • Health screenings
  • Medical, health & safety literature & information
  • Health Care Professionals available for advisement

Medical Counseling (confidential)
  • Offered through the Health Department – contact Beth Cocola (860) 647-3078 to make an appointment.
Environmental Health Information
  • Concerns regarding environmental health should be initially directed to Kim Dubanoski, (860) 647-3172.

Flu Clinics
  • Flu clinics available to Town employees in the Fall season.   Watch for flyers in September and October.
Medical Information/Resources
  • Various brochures and resources available via the Health Department.
  • Visit 
Blood Pressure Screening/Monitoring
  • Monthly clinics; individual checks also available at the Health Department– contact Beth Cocola at (860) 647-3078 to make an appointment.

Employees having questions regarding personal health may contact the Health Department at (860) 647-3173.
Employees having questions regarding Employee Wellness programs may contact the Human Resources Department at (860)647-3126.