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St Austell benefit centre

notice boardCompany Objective:

Improve Health & Well Being, Including Stress Reduction.

Have you achieved a Healthy Workplace award already?

Yes, we achieved the gold award in 2010.


Recent Health & Wellbeing activities on offer:

Staff engagement through; Survey, Rebranding well being group to create Ownership ‘ Your Health & Wellbeing group’, Stress Awareness sessions for staff,Management team Feedback including 360’ feedback.

Exercise & Fitness through; Pilates, Netball Team, Stair Aware, Blue Gym, Local leisure centre gym discount, lunch time walks, national pedometer challenge, stretching and desk fitness, cycle to work scheme. 

Awareness; Lifeguard visit including Beach & SunSafety, Nutrition Day, British Heart Foundation, Masterchef challenge, Alcohol Awareness, Careers week, Men’s Health, Give Blood, Fire Brigade, Quorn.

Achievements/Results:

  • The only office in the UK South to reduce sickness absence month on month all year
  • Early detections / doctors referrals
  • Happier staff
  • increased moral
  • Better food in the canteen
  • A couple of nice awards.
exercise
The beach games were amazing the weather was horrendous, but the day was brilliant - it was a great way of getting to know colleagues from other departments, and what better way than over a game of footie!

- Jacquie Pilcher, Extra Care Coordinator
Cancer Support in the Workplace - Dec 2013

Almost one person in five with cancer who was employed full time when they were diagnosed felt that their employer could have done more to understand their needs and circumstances, a poll by insurer Unum and Maggie's Cancer Caring Centres found.  Better communication was the key, it added.  ( Occupational Health, December 2013)

Recession Depression

The recession has had a 'significant impact' on the mental well-being of the UK's workforce, according to new research  punlished by Mind.  One in 10 people visited their GP for mental health support last year as a result of recession-induced stress. 

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