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Stoptober 2019

Stoptober 2019

Published: Friday, 20th September 2019

Stoptober the annual campaign from Public Health England , that encourages smokers across the country to join in and give quitting a go during October is back.

  • Workplace Challenge Mixed Netball - Worcester 2019

    Workplace Challenge Mixed Netball - Worcester 2019

    Published: Monday, 9th September 2019

    Two mixed netball tournaments in Worcester in 2019!

  • Worcestershire ROWS Well

    Worcestershire ROWS Well

    Published: Wednesday, 10th July 2019

    Great to see so many WWW businesses at the Dragon Boat Race on the river in Worcestershire on Sunday 7th July.

  • Qinteq Health Champions Win Award for Well-being Breakfasts

    Qinteq Health Champions Win Award for Well-being Breakfasts

    Published: Thursday, 27th June 2019

    Award received as recognition of the well-being initiatives.

  • Record Breaking Businesses Accredited

    Record Breaking Businesses Accredited

    Published: Thursday, 30th May 2019

    Worcestershire Works Well May Bi-annual Event

  • Worcestershire Association of Carers Breakfast Networking Event

    Worcestershire Association of Carers Breakfast Networking Event

    Published: Tuesday, 21st May 2019

    To celebrate National Carers week w/c 10th June the Worcestershire Association of Carers are hosting a breakfast networking event

  • INNOVATION IN WORKPLACE HEALTH AND WELLBEING AWARD

    INNOVATION IN WORKPLACE HEALTH AND WELLBEING AWARD

    Published: Friday, 17th May 2019

    Worcestershire Works Well are delighted to open the application process for the Worcestershire Works Well Outstanding Achievement award, sponsored by Southco.

  • Become a Dementia Friend this Dementia Action Week

    Become a Dementia Friend this Dementia Action Week

    Published: Friday, 17th May 2019

    Next week is Dementia Action Week which is organised by the Alzheimer’s Society. Why not take this opportunity to become a Dementia Friend?

  • Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

    Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

    Published: Wednesday, 8th May 2019

    Mental Health Awareness Week 2019 will take place from Monday 13 to Sunday 19 May 2019.

  •  BNF Healthy Eating Week 2019

    BNF Healthy Eating Week 2019

    Published: Tuesday, 12th March 2019

    BNF Healthy Eating Week 2019 is taking place 10-14 June 2019 and registration is now open!

  • National Cervical Screening Campaign

    National Cervical Screening Campaign

    Published: Thursday, 7th March 2019

    Public Health England, with support from NHS England have launched their first ever national cervical screening campaign targeted at women who are eligible for screening (those aged 25 – 64).

  • Making Every Contact Count (MECC)… the new 'health chats' programme

    Making Every Contact Count (MECC)… the new 'health chats' programme

    Published: Tuesday, 5th March 2019

    Public Health have reviewed Worcestershire 'Health Chats', which has now been refreshed and re-branded as Making Every Contact Count (MECC).

  • On your Feet Britain is Back!

    On your Feet Britain is Back!

    Published: Monday, 25th February 2019

    On 26th April 2019, Get Britain Standing in association with Active Working are asking the nation to unite against prolonged office sitting by taking on the challenge to get on their feet.

  • Active Workforce Week in Malvern!

    Active Workforce Week in Malvern!

    Published: Tuesday, 12th February 2019

    Local businesses can access a FREE week of physical activities including swimming, gym access and additional sessions in Malvern Freedom Leisure Centres.

  • Start4Life launches Weaning Campaign

    Start4Life launches Weaning Campaign

    Published: Wednesday, 6th February 2019

    Public Health England (PHE) has launched its first ever Start4Life campaign offering parents support and advice on introducing solid foods to their baby, during what can be a confusing time.

  • Time to Change Champions Fund Information Session

    Time to Change Champions Fund Information Session

    Published: Friday, 18th January 2019

    With Time to Talk day on 7th February, there's no better time to think about becoming a Time to Change champion

  • Change4Life launches new sugar swaps campaign

    Change4Life launches new sugar swaps campaign

    Published: Thursday, 17th January 2019

    Change4Life has launched a new campaign to encourage families to ‘make a swap when you next shop’ to help them cut back on sugar.

  • Are You Ready For A New You?

    Are You Ready For A New You?

    Published: Monday, 7th January 2019

    Public Health England 'New Year New You' is back

  • Make 2019 The Year You Quit Smoking

    Make 2019 The Year You Quit Smoking

    Published: Monday, 7th January 2019

    Public Health England Smokefree Health Harms campaign is back and will run throughout January 2019.

  • Help Us, Help You’  - GP Access

    Help Us, Help You’ - GP Access

    Published: Tuesday, 4th December 2018

    NHS England and Public Health England introduce a new campaign ‘Help Us, Help You’ GP Access

  • Bi-annual Event Success

    Bi-annual Event Success

    Published: Wednesday, 21st November 2018

    Worcestershire employers getting together to talk about the importance of good 'Mental Health' in the workplace

  • Public Health England Launches Keep Antibiotics Working Campaign

    Public Health England Launches Keep Antibiotics Working Campaign

    Published: Thursday, 25th October 2018

    The ‘Keep Antibiotics Working’ campaign returns to remind you that taking antibiotics when you don’t need them puts you and your family at risk.

  • Public Health England Every Mind Matters Campaign Launched

    Public Health England Every Mind Matters Campaign Launched

    Published: Thursday, 11th October 2018

    We all have mental health, and like our physical health it goes up and down, directly affecting our overall wellbeing, quality of life and life expectancy. And just like our physical health there are things that we can do to improve it.

  • Free Online Mental Health Toolkit For Employers

    Free Online Mental Health Toolkit For Employers

    Published: Friday, 5th October 2018

    Business in the Community has partnered with Public Health England to produce a free, online toolkit to help every organisation support the mental health and well-being of its employees.

  • Quit Smoking With The Right Support For You

    Quit Smoking With The Right Support For You

    Published: Monday, 1st October 2018

    Stoptober, the 28-day stop smoking challenge from Public Health England, begins on 1st October 2018.

  • Director of Public Health urges retailers to consider restricting the sale of Energy Drinks in Worcestershire

    Director of Public Health urges retailers to consider restricting the sale of Energy Drinks in Worcestershire

    Published: Thursday, 16th August 2018

    Following the example of a number of large supermarkets we are urging all Worcestershire retailers to consider preventing the sale of energy drinks to those under 16 years of age. This is in order to help to reduce the harmful impact of the large scale consumption of energy drinks on Worcestershire’s population.

  • Help get kids ready to 'Train Like A Jedi' this summer?

    Help get kids ready to 'Train Like A Jedi' this summer?

    Published: Thursday, 28th June 2018

    Calling all friends of the Resistance! Public Health England (PHE) and Disney UK have launched a brand new national Change4Life programme – Train Like A Jedi – to help kids get active and inspire a new generation of Resistance recruits.

  • NetWALK Your Way To Stand Tall For Worcester

    NetWALK Your Way To Stand Tall For Worcester

    Published: Thursday, 28th June 2018

    Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce reveal that it has joined forces with Worcester Businesses Improvement District (BID) and Sports Partnership Herefordshire and Worcestershire

  • Active 10 app helps adults get active this summer, starting with just 10 minutes of brisk walking

    Active 10 app helps adults get active this summer, starting with just 10 minutes of brisk walking

    Published: Wednesday, 6th June 2018

    Summer is the perfect time of year to spend a little more time outside and to be more active, but the busy nature of modern life means that it is often difficult to fit physical activity into our days.

  • Workplace Challenge Wheelchair Basketball

    Workplace Challenge Wheelchair Basketball

    Published: Monday, 30th April 2018

    Get your workplace active with the Wheelchair Basketball Tournament taking place on 16th May 2018.

  • Mental Health Awareness Week 2018

    Mental Health Awareness Week 2018

    Published: Tuesday, 17th April 2018

    Mental Health Awareness Week
    14th - 20th May 2018

  • On Your Feet Britain 2018

    On Your Feet Britain 2018

    Published: Tuesday, 10th April 2018

    Take part in our national day when workers across Britain unite together and participate in a variety of fun and simple activities to #SitLess and #MoveMore at work on Friday 27th April 2018.

  • One You - Nutrition On The Go!

    One You - Nutrition On The Go!

    Published: Tuesday, 6th March 2018

    Many of us are consuming more calories than we realise – an average of 200 to 300 extra calories per day. Over time, these extra calories can creep up on us and cause unhealthy weight gain. Eating out has also become commonplace, and a quarter of our calories comes from eating out, which can make it tricky to keep track of calories. The new campaign aims to help people be more aware of the calories they consume on the go and to make healthier choices easier, whether picking up breakfast on the way to work, having lunch at their desks or buying everyday meals.

  • Start4life ‘Breastfeeding Friend’

    Start4life ‘Breastfeeding Friend’

    Published: Tuesday, 6th March 2018

    Start4Life, Public Health England’s marketing programme that helps parents to be and parents to adopt healthy behaviours, has launched a suite of digital services designed to guide new mothers through their first weeks of breastfeeding and beyond.

  • Save the Date

    Save the Date

    Published: Tuesday, 20th February 2018

    Worcestershire Works Well Bi-annual Event

  • Stay Well Pharmacy

    Stay Well Pharmacy

    Published: Wednesday, 14th February 2018

    ‘Stay Well Pharmacy’ is a new campaign from NHS England which encourages people, especially parents and carers of children under the age of 5, to visit their local pharmacy team first for clinical advice for minor health concerns such as sore throats, coughs, colds, tummy troubles, teething and aches and pains.

  • Act F.A.S.T campaign returns to empower people to call 999 at any sign of a stroke

    Act F.A.S.T campaign returns to empower people to call 999 at any sign of a stroke

    Published: Thursday, 1st February 2018

    Public Health England, working closely with Stroke Association, has relaunched the national “Act F.A.S.T.” stroke campaign

  • Safer Internet Day

    Safer Internet Day

    Published: Tuesday, 30th January 2018

    Safer Internet Day 2018 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 6th February with the slogan ‘Create, Connect and Share Respect: a better internet starts with you.’

  • Time to Talk Day 2018

    Time to Talk Day 2018

    Published: Friday, 12th January 2018

    You can talk about mental health at work

  • NHS 111 Campaign

    NHS 111 Campaign

    Published: Tuesday, 9th January 2018

    A new campaign has launched to help anyone worried about an urgent medical concern get the right attention fast.

  • Change4Life launches new healthier snacking campaign

    Change4Life launches new healthier snacking campaign

    Published: Wednesday, 3rd January 2018

    Change4Life has launched a new campaign to help families choose healthier snacks and reduce their children’s sugar intake.

  • Ready for a New You?

    Ready for a New You?

    Published: Monday, 1st January 2018

    Many of us would like to improve our health in some way. In fact, 83% of middle aged adults either drink too much, are inactive or are overweight or obese.

  • There's never been a better time to QUIT

    There's never been a better time to QUIT

    Published: Monday, 1st January 2018

    Public Health England has launched a new Smokefree Health Harms campaign to encourage the nation’s 7 million smokers to make a quit attempt this January.

  • Bi-Annual Event

    Bi-Annual Event

    Published: Monday, 30th October 2017

    Workplace Well-being and Productivity

  • Keep antibiotics working campaign

    Keep antibiotics working campaign

    Published: Monday, 23rd October 2017

    Taking antibiotics when you don’t need them puts you and your family at risk

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