Loneliness in the Workplace

Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 10:00 to 12:00
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Central location, London

Workshop Outline

Loneliness is now becoming a chronic problem across the UK. In a 2016 survey by the British Red Cross and Co-op, 9 million people - almost a fifth of the UK population - said they are always or often lonely, but almost two-thirds feel uncomfortable admitting to it.

Given that many people's only source of interaction with other people is through work, employers have a crucial role to play in tackling the loneliness epidemic. However, many employers may be unsure how to help a colleague or employee who is experiencing loneliness, or be unable to recognise the signs that someone is lonely.

What You Will Learn

How to identify that someone is experiencing loneliness at work

How employers can respond to and support someone who is experiencing loneliness\

A combination of theory, practical tools, exercises and discussion

Who Should Attend This Workshop?

Line managers

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Specialists

This 2 hour workshop costs £99 + VAT for members or £125 + VAT for non-members. All members are entitled to one free place at 10 workshops per year.

If you're interested in attending this session, please contact us at events@inclusiveemployers.co.uk

Non-member: £125.00 +VAT