Kent and Medway Healthy Workplace Programme | Medway Council
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The Healthy Workplaces programme can help you make your workplace healthier, happier and more productive. We are continuing to support businesses during the pandemic, either over the phone or by video link.

To register your interest in the programme, or get in touch please call 01634 334 307 or email

Help your team stay well and motivated

Read GOV.UK's guidance for employers or get more employment advice from ACAS.

Read about support for businesses and get financial advice and guidance from the Money Advice Service.

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Award levels

Kent and Medway Workplace wellbeing award - Bronze

To get your Bronze Award you'll need to show you have the steps in place to be a healthy workplace.

Kent and Medway Workplace Wellbeing Award - Silver

You'll need to complete 15 pledges to becoming a healthy workplace to get your Silver Award.

Kent and Medway Workplace Wellbeing Award - Gold

You'll need to complete a minimum of 30 pledges to becoming a healthy workplace to get your Gold Award.

Kent and Medway Workplace Wellbeing Award - Platinum

To get your Platinum Award you will need to continue as a healthy workplace and show your wider influence.


The local award has helped us to see what we are already doing, and give us new areas to focus on.

- Stuart Clack, Electrical Technician at National Grid

Having a staff wellbeing offer and promoting a healthy workplace environment has helped how we manage our small team and recruit staff.

- Matt Dean, Director of Lustre Consulting Limited

27% less sick days

taken by physically active staff

Sickness costs £29 billion

a year in the UK

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