Today Gateshead Health has received notifcation that it has been recognised with the Better Health at Work Silver Award, building on the Bronze Award earned in 2021.

The Better Health at Work Award recognises the efforts of employers in the North East and Cumbria in addressing health issues within the workplace. Awards recognise the achievements of these organisations and help us to move forward in a structured and supported way, ensuring that we take a holistic and comprehensive approach to all matters health and wellbeing.

At the end of November, the organisation submitted its Silver Award bid which has was highly-recommended for the award, and has now been approved by Better Health assessors. The health and wellbeing team will now consider the steps required to work towards the Gold award in 2023.