Introducing the Better Health at Work Award

The Better Health at Work Award (County Durham) is part of the North East Better Health at Work Award which is a partnership project unique to the North East to take health and wellbeing into the workplace. The partnership is lead by the twelve Local Authorities, the NHS and the Northern TUC.  The County Durham locality is managed and delivered by the Pioneering Care Partnership.

If your business is interested in raising awareness of Health and Wellbeing, engaging and motivating staff to promote productivity whilst gaining recognition in the form of an AWARD then the Better Health at Work Award is GOOD FOR YOU.


The award is free and available to all businesses in County Durham, who will be supported by a dedicated workplace health team & have access to free workplace training including understanding stress and basic mental health.  The award supports workplaces to deliver health activities that address key public health improvement priorities including;

  • Financial Wellbeing
  • Smoking and Tobacco
  • Disease Prevention
  • Weight Management and Healthy Eating
  • Sexual Health
  • Physical Activity
  • Cancer Awareness
  • Mental Health
  • Dementia Awareness
  • Alcohol, Drug and Harm Prevention

Further information can be found on their website

To register your interest in the award or for any enquiries, please contact or call 01325 321234.