Menopause Awareness for businesses

wed08may12:00 pmwed1:30 pmMenopause Awareness for businessesAnsty Sports Club12:00 pm - 1:30 pm(GMT+01:00)

Event Details

Haywards Heath Business Association in partnership with Mid Sussex District Council are delighted to be co-hosting this Menopause Awareness event for businesses. Menopause specialists from Myla Health will be speaking about how menopause might affect you, your colleagues or employees in the workplace. They will discuss simple strategies for supporting employees, raising awareness and creating a workplace culture which is open and supportive.

Also on hand will be representatives from Mid Sussex Wellbeing team and Sherrards Law for you to speak to regarding specific workplace support and advice.

We invite you to join us on 8th May at Ansty Sports Club where complimentary refreshments will be served on arrival.

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We know that 7 million women in Britain are aged 45 to 60 and are likely to be approaching or experiencing symptoms the menopause. Women over 50 are the fastest growing group in the workplace. We know that 60% of women say that their symptoms affect their work, and 1/10 women have left a job due to menopausal symptoms.

This is a key workplace issue that everyone needs to be aware of, but many employers do not feel well equipped to support women going through the menopause at work. Understanding the symptoms and impact of menopause is important for employers, managers and employees.

Dr Zoe Schaedel and Dr Olivia Hum are British Menopause Society accredited Menopause Specialists and the co-Founders of Myla Health, an organisation that treats and supports women with menopausal symptoms, as well as providing corporate education and training. They will take you through definitions and symptoms, and how to manage symptoms with or without HRT. They will look at how menopause might affect you, your colleagues or employees in the workplace.

Workplace Health by Mid Sussex Wellbeing is a funded service, providing a resource for local businesses to support employee’s wellbeing. Research has found that businesses who support employee wellbeing see improved engagement, retention, and productivity. They deliver support at your workplace, from advisors trained in lifestyle and behaviour change. They offer Wellbeing group talks on topics to encourage a healthier lifestyle and Wellbeing MOTs, 30min personal appointments with a Wellbeing Advisor, exploring ways they can make small, realistic lifestyle changes to improve their overall health and wellbeing.

We do hope you can attend and look forward to seeing you then.

Venue: Ansty Sports Club, Deak’s Lane, Ansty, Haywards Heath RH17 5AS (plenty of parking available)

Admission: Free for members and first time guests

*This is a ticket only event, please book as a member or non member if you are a first time guest, membership is required to attend further events. If you are unable to attend please cancel your ticket as spaces are limited.

 

Time

(Wednesday) 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm(GMT+01:00)

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