CDS supports Leeds Wellbeing Week

As a national communications agency with its headquarters in Leeds, we are proud to support this year’s Leeds Wellbeing Week.

Wellbeing Leeds Wellbeing Week runs from 19-23 March and is now in its second year. 

CDS’s wellbeing programme is a company supported initiative. It is led by staff representatives, designed to promote and support the health and wellbeing of each other and encourage a fun and engaging environment where people want to work.

Through the programme, we aim to:

  • Raise awareness
  • Educate and provide advice
  • Promote positive health through national events, e.g. healthy eating week
  • Support each other
  • Encourage changes in behaviour
  • Provide a care and empathetic culture

Initiatives as part of our wellbeing programme have included:

  • Fruit delivered twice weekly
  • Charity donation appeal for St George’s Crypt that raised £700
  • Stress management workshop
  • Chair massages
  • Posture workshop
  • Pedometer walking challenge
  • Introduction to yoga
  • Nutrition seminar

Mark Gair, Managing Director of CDS said: “As a people based business, we recognise that our employees are our biggest asset and we have a commitment to improve healthy living, address mental health and support our local community.”

About Leeds Wellbeing Week

Wellbeing logoLeeds Wellbeing Week is about bringing together the wellbeing and corporate worlds around a series of wellbeing events both in the corporate environment and in the public space.

According to a recent Financial Times and Vitality Study, UK companies lose 27 days per employee per year because of absence and presenteeism (employees being physically present but not involved).

There’s a bumper programme of events across the city, more information is available from https://www.leedswellbeingweek.co.uk/


 

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