The first National Workplace Wellbeing Day will take place on March 27th and we are delighted to participate in this initiative. Supported by IBEC, Workplace Wellbeing Day aims to improve employee health through promoting effective wellbeing initiatives.
A week of health awareness related activities and talks have been planned in Business in the Community Ireland in the lead up to the 27th March that include: Lunch & Learn sessions by Claire O’Brien, Education Manager with Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute on nutrition; Mary Briscoe, Promotion advisor with Irish Cancer Society on skin cancer prevention and detection and more. Staff will also receive daily tips, videos on leading a healthy lifestyle, and exercise will be promoted through quizzes and competitions.
Over the years our members have developed various programmes and initiative focused on employees health and wellbeing, check out our Inspiring Excellence case studies to read about some of these initiatives.