Medway Healthy Workplace Awards
The Medway Healthy Workplace Award includes areas such as Absence Management, Health and Safety, Mental Wellbeing and Physical Activity. The award is run by Medway Councils Public Health Team and is given to businesses that show a commitment to the health and wellbeing of their staff and meet a set criteria.
Medway Turning Point was awarded excellence on the 17th November 2017 in areas of Absence Management, Health and Safety, Mental Health, Smoking and Tobacco support to give up, Physical Activity and Alcohol and Substance Misuse.
One of the programmes delivered, included Physical Activities and a focus on healthy eating that included a fruit club, alternatives to junk food. Three minute yoga desk exercises. Power wave and jogging mornings and evenings. These were promoted through team meetings and Health and Wellbeing notices around the premises.