Workplace health resources

The following websites and documents will provide you with useful information to assist your business in improving employee health and wellbeing. 

Local provider contact details

A booklet has been produced to support the self assessment framework which includes the contact details of local provider services should you wish to signpost staff.

Useful documents

NICE Guidelines (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence)

NICE Health Needs Assessment 

NICE Management of long term sickness and incapacity for work

NICE Obesity Guidance on the prevention, identification, assessment and management of overweight and obesity 

NICE Promoting and creating build environments that encourage and support physical activity

NICE Promoting Mental Wellbeing through productive and healthy working conditions

NICE Physical Activity in the workplace

NICE workplace Interventions to Prevent Smoking Cessation

Mental health

Advice for employers on workplace adjustments for mental health conditions


NHS Employers Guide on supporting workplace mental health

Useful website links

ACAS - Health and Wellbeing

British Heart Foundation

Business in the Community

Change 4 Life

Department for Work and Pensions

H&S ABC – An easy guide to health & safety

Health 4 Work

Health and Safety Executive 

Health at work – an independent review of sickness absence

Health for Work Adviceline for Small Businesses, Free Occupational Health Advice

Health, work and wellbeing Defining the priorities - Workplace Health Needs assessment for employers

Healthy Working Lives

NHS Health Advice Line

NHS Workplace Health

Return to Fitness: Recovering Well - Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Sickness absence review 2011

Work and Mental Health for Employers

Working for a Healthier Tomorrow