Redbridge Community Housing in London and Essex has been commended for demonstrating its commitment to the health and wellbeing of its employees by receiving a Simplyhealth healthy workplace award.
The award recognises the contribution that UK organisations, in both the private and public sector, make to the welfare of employees. Winners of the award provide employees with a range of initiatives and benefits that help to keep their workforce motivated and healthy.
Paul Allen at Redbridge Community Housing comments, "Over the past three years we have undertaken a number of wellbeing initiatives. These have included the introduction a wellness strategy around healthy eating and work life balance, specifically targeting shift workers. In addition we ran a stress awareness day last November, where we gave staff tips on how to cope with stress at home and in the workplace. Our staff also benefit from free flu inoculations and gym discounts as well our on site occupational health scheme and return to work processes.”