Eight employees of United Counseling Service participated in this year’s Vermont City Marathon & Relay in Burlington, Vermont on Sunday, May 27. Leslie Addison completed the Marathon, Amy Fela and Lorna Mattern completed the 2-Person Relay and Erika Crowers, Jennifer Galusha, Sarah Pettibone, Betsy Rathbun-Gunn and Beth Wallace completed the 5 –Person Relay. “This was a great opportunity for our staff to participate in the Vermont City Marathon & Relay and we are thankful to MVP Health Care for sponsoring our runners in each event category,” said Worksite Wellness Coordinator, Amy Fela.
UCS has a Worksite Wellness Program that is a four-time recipient of the Governor’s Worksite Wellness Award. The program offers a variety of benefits to employees including: a weight loss support group, an employee garden, tobacco cessation support, discounted memberships to local fitness clubs, healthy cooking workshops, closed Facebook groups focusing on healthy living and on-site yoga opportunities.
UCS serves children, adults, families, and seniors through nationally recognized counseling, early care and education, and clinical support and employs 300 in Bennington County. Visit www.ucsvt.org for more information.