Why Train in Mental Health First Aid and Awareness and Support?

If you need to justify the reason to invest in mental health training, consider the following:

1 in 4 adults experience mental health issues each year

1 in 6 workers will experience depression, anxiety or problems relating to stress at any one time

72 million working days are lost every year, costing the UK economy £74-£99 billion

61% of UK employees have experienced a mental health issue due to work or where work was a contributing factor

Presenteeism accounts for 2 times more losses than absences

The average cost of mental health to employers equates to £1,300 per employee

1 in 5 people take a day off due to stress. Yet, 90% of these people cited a different reason for sickness

85% of managers feel that employee wellbeing is their responsibility

Our founder Matt Holman answers key questions about mental health
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Simpila was formed in 2016 with the ambition to help create a happier and healthier workplace for businesses and employees to thrive and achieve their ambitions.
We are a company that offers creative, imaginative, inspiring ideas, insights and solutions for our clients.
Together we CAN all make the difference in the lives of others