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Penwith Housing Association

peopleAbout us:

Penwith Housing Association (PHA) is a non profit making organisation, building, improving and managing affordable housing in Cornwall. We are a member of the Devon & Cornwall Housing Group. We are a social landlord and as such, manage over 8,000 rented homes across Cornwall. We support our communities by providing affordable housing, working closely with residents, councils and funding agencies to make a difference to homes, places and lives – our vision is Better Homes, Better Places, Better Lives.

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Recent Health & Wellbeing activities on offer:

Having achieved a Silver Healthy Workplace Award last year, we decided to up our game and go for gold in 2012!!

A range of activities were arranged throughout the year including:

  •  Weight Matters Group
  •  Walk to Work Week
  • Sun safe sessions
  • Free eye tests and flu jabs for staff
  • Stress Awareness week (Taster sessions for Flabulous whole vibration training, Zumba class,massage, Healthy lunch workshop)
  • PHA team entered in the Beach Olympics
  • Pedometer Challenge

The staff at PHA have worked very hard in the last year to improve on last year’s Silver Award and their efforts have been rewarded with this fantastic achievement.

- Andy Moore, Chief Executive
Physical Activity

Physical activity programmes at work have been found to reduce absenteeism by up to 20%: physically active workers take 27% fewer sick days. (Start Active, Stay Active)

Casestudy

“I would like to take this opportunity to praise the work of the Health Promotion Service and the framework in place for the Workplace Health Award, which has significantly changed the focus and the culture of our Company, especially in relation to attitudes toward health and wellbeing and the concept of a healthy workplace being embedded as the norm”

HR Manager for Proper Cornish and Furniss and Head of Health & Wellbeing Initiative

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