Search form


Become a Member Today Sign Up

Apr 2018 | Community Wellbeing

SANTA MONICA’S HOLISTIC APPROACH TO WELLBEING
PSD’S SLOANE SWEAZEY IN CONVERSATION WITH JULIE RUSK, CITY OF SANTA MONICA

The City of Santa Monica can be seen as leading the way in the area of community wellbeing. Not only does the City’s Office of Civic Wellbeing measure wellbeing – a commendable new function of municipal government in its own right – but it also emphasizes and focuses on six core areas, stressing the importance of a holistic approach to wellbeing. PSD sat down with Julie Rusk, Chief of Civic Wellbeing, to learn more about this unique approach, called the Wellbeing Index, and understand how wellbeing has newly infiltrated the function of municipal government.

 

Become a member today to continue reading...