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Mental Health at Work Symposium: the role of trade unions
Event details
Date
Tue 22 Jan 2019 - 10:30 to 15:30
Location
Exeter Corn Exchange
Market Street
EX1 1BW Exeter
United Kingdom
GB
Cost
Free
Overview

A mental health training day for trade union members, reps, officers, and organisers to learn more about:

- how to support members 

- negotiating and enabling better mental health at work practices and policies

- the role of trade unions in developing mentally healthy workplaces

All attendees will receive a 'goody bag' of literature that can be used in workplaces, supporting trade union roles and help to improve wellbeing and mental health support in work environments and unions, including the new edition of the Mental Health at Work Handbook from the TUC. You must be registered to receive this. 

Sessions on the day include

- How a cancer diagnosis can affect mental wellbeing at work 

- Dealing with suicide 

- Bullying and harassment 

- Stress and the workplace 

- Developing best practice and workplace policies on mental health 

- Men and mental health 

And many more to be listed as confirmed. 

Please book early to guarantee your place.

Location
Mental Health at Work Symposium: the role of trade unions
Exeter Corn Exchange
Market Street
EX1 1BW Exeter
United Kingdom
GB
Transport and Travel

This event is free to attend for all union members, reps, officers, and organisers and lunch will be provided. Unionlearn and TUC are not responsible for reimbursing any travel costs associated with your attendance on the day. Please refer back to your union in the first instance. 

For information on how to reach the venue, visit: https://www.exetercornexchange.co.uk/about-us/finding-us/