Liz, from the Welsh Ambulance Service Trust (WAST), is very grateful for the mental health support and understanding of the senior managers within the organisation. Training, help from Blue Light ChampionsBlue Light Champion toolkitWebsite
00Blue Light Champions are employees or volunteers in emergency services who take action to challenge stigma and raise awareness of mental health. This pack shows you how to get started.Free
By: MindView resource and informal one-to-one chats have helped shape WAST’s culture to one that is positive and proactive about mental health.
This short video explores how she was supported, and what WAST are doing to help their staff.
This one-off training session in January 2020 will cover mental health awareness and the hallmarks of good wellbeing in the workplace, giving practical advice and tools which can be implemented in your work environment.
Every conversation a manager has with a colleague who may be experiencing mental ill health will be different. This PDF guide from Acas has tips for managers to think about when approaching such a conversation.
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