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ABM invests in mental health first aid programme

Integrated facilities solutions provider, ABM, has introduced a mental health first aid training programme across its aviation and business and industry divisions. The investment is one of the “first of its kind in the industry” and has been created in ...

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454 hard hats represent the number of suicides in UK construction each year 

A total of 454 hard hats have been laid out at the Leeds College of Building to represent the number of construction workers who die from suicide each year, as new research finds that almost half (49 per cent) of ...

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Edwin James Group introduces mental health first aiders

The facilities engineering and technical services company is supporting staff wellbeing with the introduction of mental health first aiders. Ten people from across the Edwin James Group have been specially trained, taking part in an intensive two-day course with St ...

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Aramark introduces mental health champions

Foodservice and workplace solutions provider, Aramark Northern Europe, is introducing Mental Health Champions who will support the entire UK, Ireland, and Global Offshore business under the Aramark Northern Europe structure. Following on from Aramark’s annual mental health campaign, TAKE15, employees ...

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Eurest and 14forty working in partnership with Mental Health UK

Workplace caterer Eurest and facilities management service provider, 14forty, have partnered with charity Mental Health UK in a new UK-wide campaign to emphasise the benefits of taking regular breaks at work. The partnership will see Eurest and 14forty’s employees and ...

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Mental wellbeing, whose role is it anyway?

Sarwat Tasneem, who combines an architectural background with expertise in behavioural change, explores the growing role FMs must play in safeguarding employee wellbeing By mid-October 2020, I had facilitated my 8th mental wellbeing coaching session online with a new client ...

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Counselling sessions help to improve Sodexo healthcare employees’ mental health

More than 330 on-site counselling sessions have helped to improve Sodexo healthcare employees’ psychological and emotional health. Launched in June, the service was designed to help frontline keyworkers, supervisory and management employees deal with the pressures of working through the ...

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The home train

Richard Anderson, Head of Learning and Development at High Speed Training , on how to promote positive mental health amongst their workforce by training them to adapt to their home working environment As a result of COVID-19 and the lockdown ...

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A third of home workers feel disconnected to their organisation and colleagues

Insights from Leesman’s ongoing home working study of more than 145,000 workers has revealed over a third of home workers (35 per cent) feel disconnected to their organisation when working from home and a further 31 per cent feel disconnected ...

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FM Clinic: Supporting worker’s mental health in the face of continued uncertainty

Recent research published by Warwick Business School suggests that companies that don’t do enough to support their workers’ mental health, risk seeing their overall productivity drop by a quarter. With employees facing continued disruption to their work and personal lives ...

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