The Workplace Health & Wellbeing Award is one of the categories of the Health & Wellbeing Awards.

This Award is an opportunity for employers to show their commitment to the health and wellbeing of their workforce through the application of the following core principles of the national Workplace Wellbeing Charter.

Award criteria

Entered projects and programmes should demonstrate:

  • Leadership that understands and believe in the value of a healthy workplace and is also fully engaged with a range of programmes and support mechanisms
  • Health and wellbeing is embedded within the organisational culture and there is an active encouragement of positive lifestyle choices
  • Effective means of communication which meet the needs of employees
  • An understanding of and a distinction made between HR, occupational health and a workplace health programme

Enter the Health & Wellbeing Awards 2017

The Health & Wellbeing Awards 2017 are now open. To enter, you first need to request your application pack which contains the application form and guidelines.

Entering will provide your team and organisation with the chance to gain formal recognition for their contribution to public health. The deadline for applications is Friday 28 April.

Category winners will have the opportunity to be selected for the prestigious Public Health Minister’s Award, while finalists will also be considered for two special commendations to be given by Public Health England (PHE).

2016 winner

A-One+ Integrated Highway Services

Project: Better Health at Work

A-One+’s programme handholds employees to take steps to improve their health and drives engagement with its workforce, their families, clients and supply chain to deliver this. It has made the workplace somewhere where health can be talked about and where colleagues encourage each other to take part in health awareness more.

Find out more about previous winners.