Health and Wellbeing Information

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In addition to holding Occupational Health Consultations, the Department also supports the overall health & wellbeing of all employees.  Health Fairs take place regularly over the year where employees can have their blood pressure and cholesterol checked as well as the opportunity to seek advise from various external organisations that come along to support the Occupational Health staff.

On a larger scale the Health & Wellbeing Manager Chairs the Corporate Health & Wellbeing Working Group which was set up in order to obtain a Council wide Corporate Health Standard.

As a department some of the common queries are in relation to; how to obtain a new chair, or Guidance for employees returning to work in line with the HR & OD Management of Absence Policy.

Not all Health issues are work related, but they can however have an impact on work.   Support can be found on this site regarding Migraines, Smoking and Alcohol & Drugs.

The Helping Hands Service can also provide signposting to other internal and external agencies which can support employees

City & County of Swansea Health Event Plan 2018