Charity to launch online wellbeing workshops

A series of free online workshops for those in the construction industry are to be held, following a 25% increase in calls to the UK’s ‘Construction Industry Helpline’ over the past 10 days.

The sessions will be held by the The Lighthouse Club construction charity in collaboration with the software firm, Construction Industry Solutions (COINS). The workshops will range from mindfulness and meditation to resilience and controlling stress.

The sessions, which last for 45 minutes, will run weekly starting from Thursday 16 April – each starting at 12 noon:
Thurs 16 April / Top Tips for Resilience more
Fri 24 April / Build a Work Life Balance more
Mon 27 April / How to Meditate more
Tues 5 May / How to Handle Stress more
Wed 13 May / Mindfulness for You more

Bill Hill, CEO of The Lighthouse Club charity commented, “Our charity exists to support the welfare and wellbeing of all construction workers and their families in the UK and Ireland. COINS are a technology provider with a big heart and a huge social conscience. We are delighted to be collaborating with them to deliver this series of free wellbeing life skill workshops to help everyone in our industry cope and navigate through these distressing times.”

COINS CEO, Robert Brown, added, “The Lighthouse Club has been providing immensely valuable services to support construction workers and their families for many years. We are delighted once again to have the opportunity to collaborate with them in the delivery of a series of invaluable webinars which will provide construction workers with vital health and wellbeing skills during these most difficult and challenging times.”

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