Get Connected with Health & Wellbeing

The North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to ‘Get Connected’ with Health & Wellbeing.

Updating the previous ‘Coastal & Community Connects’, these ‘Get Connected’ events will blend open networking with a focus on an important business-related topic.

At this ‘Health & Wellbeing’ focused event, you will hear from Emma Last, Managing Director of Progressive Minds who will address delegates on the importance of health & wellbeing in the workplace, as well as being able to connect with businesses from across North & Western Lancashire.

According to the latest report by the national statistics office, mental health issues (including stress, depression, anxiety and serious conditions) resulted in 15 million days lost (11.54% of sickness absences) with a total 131 million sickness days being taken during a full calendar year.

Workplace health is promoting and managing the health and wellbeing of staff and includes managing sickness absence and presenteeism (a person physically at work, but unproductive).

During this engaging networking event you will learn about the following:

  • How stress leads to Mental Health illness / shocking stats
  • Mental Health the workplace and your obligations
  • What is Mental Wellbeing?
  • Work place mental health and wellbeing strategy
  • Case Example
  • Turning the tide promoting wellbeing and preventing mental illness

Join us as we look to help keep Lancashire workforce healthy!


Members – Free – (£2+VAT Commitment Fee Applies)

Non Members – £10+VAT (£2+VAT Commitment Fee Applies)

Limited exhibition & sponsorship opportunities are available – starting at just £50+VAT

For more information or to book contact the Chamber on 01772 653000 or email

Event T&Cs can be found HERE