We’d love to hear from you!
In return we can offer:
Bespoke in work support for you and the client.
A better understanding of mental health in the workplace and how to strengthen your workforce.
A person with skills who is matched to your organisation and job role.
Direct contact with an Employment Advisor to support you throughout
By supporting Pentreath’s work and our clients, you will not only be promoting good mental health in the work place but will also be:
Reducing sick leave
Increasing staff retention rates
Demonstrating good corporate social responsibility
Complying with legislation
For more information, please call 01726 862727.
Myth: People with mental health problems cannot work.
Fact: You probably work with someone who has or is experiencing a mental health condition.
Myth: People with mental health conditions never get better.
Fact: People with mental health conditions can and do recover.
Myth: I don’t know anyone with a mental health condition.
Fact: In the work place, one in six people will be experiencing anxiety, depression or stress of some sort.
Myth: People with mental health conditions are always off on sick leave.
Fact: 55% of Pentreath staff have a mental health condition. We have between 30% and 50% less day’s sickness than both the private and public sectors.
Myth: People with mental health conditions are not normal.
Fact: We all have mental health, just like we all have physical health.
Myth: People aren’t discriminated against because of mental health conditions.
Fact: Nine out of ten people with mental health conditions experience stigma and discrimination.
If you feel that you need to talk to someone urgently then please call the 24/7 Cornwall mental health helpline on 0800 0385 300. You can call for free, any time of day or night, if you are worried about your own or someone else’s mental health. The team behind the 24/7 telephone service will listen to you and determine how best to help. Alternatively, please call the Samaritans on 116 123.