Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco Toolkit for Employers

BITC Toolkit

Alcohol Health Network are delighted to have contributed to a new Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco Toolkit for Employers by Public Health England and Business in the Community.

Posted by Paula Glassman on 5th June 2018

Category: Workplace

Tags: workplace wellbeing, BITC toolkit, Employers, alcohol awareness

A New Idea for a New Year


Many workplaces now encourage employees to take on a mental health first aid role – supporting colleagues to be open about mental health issues and signposting to support.  This is a vital role to aid peer support and encourage openness on a topic that still carries much stigma.

Posted by Don Shenker on 11th January 2018

Category: Mental health, Workplace

Tags: Alcohol Mental Health Workplace

It’s the party season – can’t wait? Or dreading it?

Here are some top tips for surviving (and enjoying!) all those festive dinners / parties / events that can sometimes lead to severe embarrassment, guilt or worse...

Posted by Paula Glassman on 14th December 2017

Category: Mental health, Public Health, Workplace

Tags: alcohol, workplace, healthy workplaces, workplace wellbeing

Alcohol Awareness Week 2017

It's Alcohol Awareness Week from the 13th-19th November 2017 – have you thought about what you can do to promote alcohol awareness in your workplace?

Posted by Don Shenker on 15th September 2017

Category: Workplace

Tags: Alcohol Awareness Week 2017, Alcohol Health Training, Alcohol Health Network

Are You an Alcohol Aware Employer?

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In times of economic and financial uncertainty for many employees, it’s not surprising that levels of stress and anxiety are rising, and that for some employees, alcohol use will feature as a way to de-stress and cope with emotional and financial difficulties.

Posted by Paula Glassman on 5th March 2017