Health & Wellbeing

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Complimentary Therapies

Our trained therapists offer a range of treatments which have been shown to assist in promoting relaxation, alleviating anxieties, improving sleep pattern and reducing stress and tension.

 

Complementary therapies available include:

  • Aromatherapy
  • Indian head massage
  • Massage
  • Reflexology
Health & Wellbeing Seminars

Our health promotion staff can provide a range of seminars to  educate your employees on the steps that they can take to improve their health & wellbeing.

 

Topics include:

  • Ageing
  • Alcohol Awareness
  • Cancer Awareness and Prevention
  • Distance Workers (Supporting those working away from home)
  • Drug Awareness
  • Healthy Behaviours and Lifestyles
  • Healthy Eating and Nutrition
  • Healthy Working Environments
  • Maintaining a Healthy Weight
  • Mental Health and Stress Management
  • Night Shirt Worker Health & Wellbeing\
  • Physical Activity
  • Smoking Cessation
Health Champion Training

If you wish to promote your workplace as a health promoting setting why not nominate a Health Champion or multiple champions within your workplace to attend a one day training course on becoming a workplace health ambassador. The aim of the training is to educate individuals on how to maintain momentum, overcoming barriers and sustain a focus on workplace health.

Healthy Eating & Nutritional Services

Nutrition and Menu Planning Workshops

These workshops has been specifically designed by our dietitians for canteen workers, managers and staff to help inspire healthy menu options, plan healthy recipes and meals as well as meeting food and drink policy recommendations.

 

Nutrition Policy

Our dietitians can provide you with a personalised nutrition policy to promote good nutrition within the workplace. This will include guidance for catering, meetings, snacks and canteens.

 

Workplace Nutritional Assessment

We can provide individuals in your workplace with an in-depth nutritional assessment relating to diet and lifestyle. Following the assessment our dietitian will evaluate nutritional status of each individual and provide personalised advice/information. An anonymous summary report will also be provided to employers detailing overall nutritional status of the workforce.

 

Health Fairs (Event Management & Delivery)

Let us take care of the management and delivery of a key health fair event within your workplace.

 

These events are designed to be fun and interactive whilst providing fundamental health and wellbeing information, signposting individuals to support and where health checks are incorporated, potentially identify signs/symptoms of ill health.

 

We can accommodate our health fairs either in an external corporate setting for multiple audiences or within your workplace exclusively for your employees.

 

You may wish to have us coordinate and facilitate a health fair in conjunction with a national/world health campaign, to mark a specific health related date, or we can coordinate and facilitate your own corporate or community health and wellbeing day, week or month.

 

We provide promotional material and relevant guest invitations (if applicable) to support PR and promotion around your event. The health promotion activities that can be provided include all or a selection from the following:

 

Interactive Information Stands

Interactive Information Stands are designed to provide information and education on a range of health topics, such as smoking, alcohol, healthy eating, physical activity, ergonomics, cancer awareness, healthy hearts and mental wellbeing/stress.

 

Health Workshops

Quit smoking support, alcohol awareness, healthy hearts, musculoskeletal matters, cancer awareness, mental wellbeing / stress awareness

 

Get Active Sessions

Physical activity taster sessions

 

Nutrition and/or Hydration Stations

These station provide healthy snacks/refreshments.

 

Drop in Clinics

Drop in clinics for for blood pressure, glucose, cholesterol, body composition analysis, lung function, skin scope analysis, sight tests & hearing tests.

 

Complimentary Therapies/Massage Therapies

e.g. reflexology, head & neck
massage.

 

The above list is by no means exhaustive so please get in touch should you wish to explore further.

Pop Up Information Stand

Our health promotion staff can provide a ‘pop up information stand’ within your workplace. The stand can include interactive health displays, leaflets and information covering a wide range of health related topics. Employees can also be afforded the opportunity to chat ‘one to one’ with a health professional regarding any health concerns they may have.

 

Stands can be upgraded to include one or more of the following:

  • Body Composition Analysis (% body fat, muscle mass, metabolism, BMI)
  • Blood Pressure Testing
  • Facial Skin Scope Analysis
  • Lung Function Testing
  • Blood Cholesterol Testing
  • Blood Glucose Testing
  • Massage
Workplace Optimum Health (WOH) Programme

We can offer an in house ‘Weight Loss/Healthy Living Programme’ which is appropriate for individuals who wish to take steps to improve their wellbeing and make healthier lifestyle choices.

 

During the initial stage of the programme our aim is to educate the entire workforce by delivering a health promotion presentation on physical activity, nutrition and weight management. In addition to informative advice from our qualified specialists, individuals can avail of Body Composition Analysis or a full MOT health check (depending on the option chosen).

 

The findings of this analysis are useful for any individuals who wish to proceed onto the weight loss programme. We then begin an 8–16 week weight management / lifestyle programme with a delivery format that suits your company’s requirements in relation to duration and frequency. The aim of this programme is to provide individuals with the skills, tools and knowledge to make healthier lifestyle changes.

 

The lifestyle improvement programme includes the following strategies;

  • Self-monitoring of progress and behaviour
  • Goal setting
  • Providing social support
  • Problem solving and overcoming barriers to change
  • Assertiveness
  • Relapse prevention
  • Strategies for dealing with difficult environments and relapse