Every organisation has an opportunity to support and develop a healthy workforce, and sometimes this requires addressing topics that are often shied away from in the workplace, such as mental health and suicide. Louise Aston will talk about the positive actions employers can take to build a culture that champions good mental and physical health, with a focus on suicide prevention and postvention – sharing practical and sensitive guidance that employers can take.

Speakers

Louise Aston

Director

Speaker: Louise Aston, Director at Business in the Community

Louise is a well networked, high profile ambassador for health and wellbeing with a proven track record as an outstanding innovator in the private and public sector. Operating at Board level, a skilled influencer, with a demonstrable track record of creating and delivering business case led and people focused solutions. A passionate and creative campaigner, Louise has been responsible for translating Government policy into award winning consumer friendly campaigns including Five A Day, FRANK and Don’t Give Up Giving Up. Experience of working in partnership with complex stakeholders including business, Government Departments, patient groups, trade bodies and third sector organisations towards a common purpose.