The Thriving at Work report co-written by Mind CEO Paul Farmer and Lord Dennis Stevenson released this week tells us that the annual cost to the UK economy of poor mental health at £99bn and that £42bn of that is a cost to employers, the Inclusive Economy Partnership are looking for ways to reduce this cost and improve the lives of people.
Kate Sutton
Saturday, 28 October 2017
Millions of people living in the UK are in work, but reliant on benefits to top up their wages. Despite working hard and doing the right thing, society isn’t working for them: this group are disproportionately likely to suffer poor mental health, to lack full and fair access to financial services and face barriers in accessing fulfilling careers.
Olivier Usher
Monday, 25 September 2017