Research and analysis

Work, health and wellbeing: building the case for wellness

This report considers the business and economic case for employers to invest in staff wellness programmes.


Building the case for wellness

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‘Building the case for wellness’ assesses the evidence to support the case for workplace wellness programmes and links it to practical examples.

The report also provides guidance for implementation by outlining important principles in the planning, execution and management of wellness programmes.

Published 8 July 2013