Coming in 2019!
Local Workshops to Help Employers Invest in “Healthy Minds @ Work”
HPEPH is pleased to be offering the Investing in Healthy Minds @ Work series for organizations beginning in February 2019. The program will consist of a series of six half-day workshops (offered every three weeks) to deliver practical knowledge that will empower business leaders to create feasible psychological health and safety (PHS) action plans that are consistent with the National Standard on Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace. The series is valued at $800.00 per workplace and being offered at No Cost.
Registration is limited.
For more information:
If you would like to learn more about the series contact 613-966-5500 or 1-800-276-2803 ext. 233 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To register call 1-800-267-2803 or 613-966-5500 ext. 610 or email: email@example.com
What is a Healthy Workplace?
According to the World Health Organization, a healthy workplace is one in which workers and managers collaborate to use a continual improvement process to protect and promote the health, safety and well-being of all workers and the sustainability of the workplace.
Healthy workplaces provide an environment that is supportive of employees’ mental and physical health, making the healthy choice the easy choice.
Why Create a Healthy Workplace?
Today’s business environment requires organizations to leverage every possible advantage to in order to thrive and be competitive and sustainable. Research has shown that organizations with an engaged, healthy workforce are more effective, more productive, and enjoy a better reputation. Such organizations also tend to have reduced absenteeism, fewer health-related expenses, and lower staff turnover.
What Approach is Most Effective?
Researchers have shown that, in order to effectively address health in the workplace, employers need to use a comprehensive approach, taking action on a variety of factors. The Ontario Workplace Health Coalition (OWHC) Healthy Workplace Model has four essential elements that work together to create a healthy workplace. It can be used by workplaces of all sizes. Click here to learn more.
For information, resources, and support to create a healthy workplace, call (613) 966-5500 or 1-800-267-2803, ext. 233.