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.

Spirituality in the Service – Canon David Wilbraham reflects on the importance of support for staff

Spirituality in the Service Canon David Wilbraham, National Police Chaplain reflects on the importance of providing support for our staff. ...

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...

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...

Police Wellbeing – Chief Constable Andy Rhodes

Lancashire's Chief Constable talks about the importance of Wellbeing and what that involves for the Police Service. Creating the right envi...

Command resilience and wellbeing – From surviving to thriving

Chief Constable Andy Rhodes talks at the Police Superintendents annual conference in 2016. He focuses on the acknowledgment that emergenc...

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 employees, with...

Police Mutual launch ‘Wellbeing Zone’

Police mutual have launched their "Wellbeing Zone" online, which is aimed directly to support staff and their families. The resource include...

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 o...

Police Federation – Officer Health and Wellbeing Guidance Booklet

"A healthy service is a productive service". National Police federation have produced a 'first steps' guidance booklet for officers about...