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‘Positive mental health in the workplacelooking after your employees and colleagues’

Thursday 24th November 2016, 9.30am to 12.15pm followed by lunch, at Explorer House, Ordnance Survey, Southampton SO16 OAS.

To reserve your place please email BusinessCentre@os.uk

There will be taster workshops on managing mental wellbeing positively and key note speakers. Will Davies from Ordnance Survey will be sharing his experience of placing the wellbeing of his workforce at the heart of OS’ business strategy, with a range of benefits for both employees and the organisation in key areas such as staff recruitment, retention, and improved performance.

Richard Barritt, Solent Mind CEO, will be speaking at the event and says, “We would like to help the business community to have a better understanding of how workplace wellbeing benefits people and businesses. This half-day event will give business people the opportunity to share ideas and best practice, and is for managers and people with an interest in workplace wellbeing and HR.”


Arrivals from 9.30am – tea, coffee, and networking

10am – Welcome
10.10 – Richard Barritt, Chief Executive Officer, Solent Mind
10.20 – Will Davies, HR Director, Ordnance Survey
10.30 – Introduction to Mental Health and wellbeing at work – Taster session, Debbie Prince, HR Director, Solent Mind

11.15 – Coffee break

11.25 – Abby Oakley – ‘Mental health – My story in My words’
11.40 – A new type of charity partnership – Ordnance Survey and Melanie Parker, Director of Business Development, Solent Mind
11.50 – Q & A session
12.10 – Closing remarks

12.15 – Buffet lunch and networking to discuss the themes raised through the morning

Pre-booking is essential, with a maximum of two spaces per organisation, please email BusinessCentre@os.uk  

For further information, please contact info@solentmind.org.uk

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