Tags: Mental Health
Posted: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 09:49
The starting gun has fired in the biggest Active Workplace challenge yet – and it's not too late to get involved.
The 2018 Active Workplace Challenge is an eight-week initiative designed to improve the mental and physical wellbeing of England's working population. Now in its fifth year, this year's initiative is all about helping employees to add bite sized chunks of activity into and around the working day, making every minute count in the pursuit of positive change.
Posted: Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:56
EMD UK, the national governing body for group exercise, has partnered with mental health charity Mind and group exercise providers in a workplace health programme. The programme aims to increase the physical and mental wellbeing of employees whose business signs up to the scheme, and provide employers with the skills to promote positive overall health in their workplace.
Posted: Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:20
Monday 15th January 2018, has been identified as the gloomiest day of the year. But our partners at DW Fitness First have something to give everyone spirits a lift – they are offering free access to all of their clubs across the UK. Turning Blue Monday red, DW Fitness First aims to lift the nation's mood by allowing everyone to hit the gym for free all day.
Posted: Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:53
- Military charity Walking With The Wounded (WWTW) is estimating it will treble the number of ex-servicemen and women it supports in 2018, following a 97% increase last year to more than 1,000.
- WWTW hoping to raise vital funds this Christmas for our wounded ex-servicemen and women.
- Those who sign up to the Christmas appeal will be supporting our wounded as well as reducing their own risk of developing depression and anxiety.
Posted: Wed, 01 Nov 2017 13:16
Running in a group makes 90% of people happier
Whilst the physical benefits of running are well known, new research released today reveals that improvements in emotional health and wellbeing are being experienced by an extraordinary three-quarters of runners.
Posted: Thu, 28 Sep 2017 08:31
In their goal to help businesses become more disability confident, Remploy hope you can join them for a series of webinars and workshops focusing on mental health services, conditions and wellbeing in the workplace, and improve your disability confidence as an employer. For further information or to book you place click on the links below.
Posted: Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:33
To support World Mental Health Day on Tuesday 10th October England Athletics are encouraging people to #runandtalk to improve their mental wellbeing through running and to break down the stigma associated with mental health by getting people talking about it.