Supporting Volunters With Mental Health Isues

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Creating a healthy and supportive workplace is the first step towards welcoming volunteers with mental health issues into your workplace.

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  • This is great and very true not only in uk in Pakistan also.

    Good to remind us that what we are doing? and we what precautionary measure taken? Amir
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  • Welcome page The aim of this icebreaker is to ensure that all the expectations of the learners involved are clearly set out at the start of the day.
  • Supporting Volunters With Mental Health Isues

    1. 1. Volunteering and people with mental health issues
    2. 2. why? supported volunteering for people with mental health issues
    3. 4. in the workplace this is closer to 1 in 3
    4. 5. 1 in 3 in the workplace
    5. 6. this figure is likely to jump by 24% source: mental health institute
    6. 7. why?
    7. 8. the recession
    8. 9. you can’t duck it
    9. 10. better to prepare
    10. 11. get your stuff in place
    11. 12. have new ways of working
    12. 13. do some simple things
    13. 14. reduces stress in your workplace
    14. 15. don’t pressure staff
    15. 16. don’t overwork staff
    16. 17. be supportive
    17. 18. show you care
    18. 19. be reflective
    19. 20. be proactive
    20. 21. create a culture of managing risk
    21. 22. train line managers to spot signs of stress in your workplace especially repeated absence
    22. 23. have mental health policies and procedures in place for staff
    23. 24. have mental health policies and procedures in place for volunteers
    24. 25. then you’ll be creating an supportive environment
    25. 26. a supportive environment for staff
    26. 27. a supportive environment for volunteers including those with mental health issues
    27. 28. further info www.hse.gov.uk www.cipd.co.uk
    28. 29. source of images
    29. 30. thank you sweet tlc ltd www.sweet-tlc.co.uk

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