Workplace Wellbeing Award! | Brand New Category

The North East Employee of the Year Awards are proud to announce the launch of a brand new category: the Workplace Wellbeing Award, in partnership with Myndr.

NEEA pride ourselves on being an advocate to encourage best practice of health care within the workplace. That's why we have come to an easy decision to launch a brand new category to reward those employees or teams who carry out methods to ensure their employees health is put first.

The criteria for the award is as follows;

Purpose of Award:

To recognise best practice of workplace wellbeing, exercising innovative methods to ensure positive and effective results within the work force.

Workplace wellbeing is any workplace health promotion activity or organisational policy designed to support healthy behavior in the workplace and to improve health outcomes. This can be depicted by the following elements; work-life balance, health and safety, employee growth and development, employee recognition and employee Involvement.

What the judges are looking for:

  • Employee engagement through organisation and planning wellness efforts

  • Implementation that is well planned, coordinated, fully executed, and evaluated for success and accountability

NEEA are deeply grateful to North East organisation Myndr for partnering with us on this category. Co-founder, Lizzy Hodcroft, had this to say;

"Imagine a world where you can tap into the mental health experiences of millions of people, everything from overcoming anxiety to just simply increasing your confidence. Now envision that you can translate this into an action plan with the support of peers with lived experience and health organisations. Myndr does just this, pulling from experts and peers to create a crowd sourced data base to help break down goals and problems associated with mental health and wellness."

"Myndr's personalised peer to peer well being companion helps businesses and GP's to recruit, maintain and support staff & patient's mental health, increasing engagement and improving culture and communication with the help of experts in sleep, mindfulness, health and therapies."

To nominate someone for the Workplace Wellbeing Award, click on the following link;


For more information on this category or the awards ceremony in general, please contact a member of staff on or call 01388 343 239.

Thank you!

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