Resources

If you’re looking for helpful research, policy and guidance, examples of best practice and access to relevant and thought provoking videos – you’re in the right place! If you have a link to something that you think would be useful for others and you would like to see it featured here, please let us know.

Measuring Wellbeing – NEF Handbook

This short handbook on measuring well-being is produced by the Centre for Wellbeing at NEF with input from NEF Consulting. By measuring the...

Mental health toolkit for employers

Mental health is an integral part of how we feel about our jobs, how well we perform and how well we interact with colleagues, and the publi...

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GUIDANCE – Psychological Risk Management: Introduction & Guidance

This paper provides an introduction and guidance to forces considering how to assess and manage areas of policing where there is a higher le...

Public Health England Government Buying Standards

This GBSF checklist will help you to check and monitor your food service provision against GBSF standards. Central government procurers dire...

IoD Policy Report – Mental Health in the Changing World of Work

In a hyper-connected world – in which work and ‘life’ aren’t so much balanced as they are increasingly integrated – employers must...

Discretionary Effort – A paper by Dr Ian Hesketh

Discretionary effort, or extra-role effort as it is sometimes called, is work we get from employees that they don’t necessarily have to gi...

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Taking leave of our sickness – a new perspective

During a wellbeing intervention study, Ian Hesketh and Professor Cary Cooper from Lancaster University Management School introduce the conce...

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Healthy workplaces: improving employee mental and physical health and wellbeing

NICE -  The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has produced guidance to improve the health and wellbeing of employe...

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MIND – Police Mental Health Resource

The charity MIND have a dedicated resource aimed at providing key learning, research and resources for police officers and staff. Their own ...

Real Stories – The View From a Roads Policing Officer

This is the story of a Roads Policing Officer, who talks about balancing a stressful day job with caring for her autistic daughter at home. ...