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• 23 Oct. 2017

The Confused.com London Motor show announces Ben as its official charity partner for 2018

The Confused.com London Motor Show is delighted to announce Ben as the official charity for its debut year at the ExCeL Exhibition Centre The show is back in the capital from 17th to 20th May 2018 and promises to be

• 21 Sep. 2017

Ben launches new business package for automotive industry employers: Ben4Business

Ben4Business set to increase awareness and drive real business benefits Business package offers awareness initiatives and new training programmes New offering encourages two-way partnerships with automotive companies Ben, the not-for-profit organisation that partners with the automotive industry to provide support

• 18 Sep. 2017

‘Know your numbers week’: Promoting health checks in the workplace

It’s Blood Pressure UK’s ‘Know Your Numbers Week’, so we have put together a piece on promoting health checks in the workplace. An estimated 137.3 million working days were lost due to sickness or injury in 2016 (ONS), and in

• 4 Sep. 2017

Jaguar Land Rover Channel Swim Challenge raises £185,000 for Ben

Jaguar Land Rover Industry Leader Challenge smashes £160,000 target Jeremy Hicks and two teams of Jaguar Land Rover colleagues swim to success for Ben You can still donate at justgiving.com/fundraising/jlrchannelswim Ben, the not-for-profit organisation that partners with the automotive industry

• 17 Aug. 2017

Ben’s ‘Hats on 4 Mental Health Day’ automotive industry fundraiser is back!

Ben calls upon everyone in the automotive industry to join in with ‘Hats on 4 Mental Health Day’ 2017, now in its second year Wear a hat to work on 13th October and donate £1 to support colleagues facing mental

• 14 Aug. 2017

Mike Brewer becomes first Ben Celebrity Ambassador   

Ben welcomes Mike Brewer, Wheeler Dealers presenter, as Celebrity Ambassador Mike Brewer will be the face of this year’s ‘Hats on 4 Mental Health Day’ campaign In partnership with celebrity supporters, the organisation hopes to raise further awareness to reach

• 10 Aug. 2017

Watch a film about Mark’s inspirational story

  This is Mark’s inspirational story about his recovery from a sudden life-threatening illness. Watch how we supported him after he suffered life-changing injuries as a result of this very serious illness. Help us to spread the word about how

• 19 Jul. 2017

Ben launches survey for people in the automotive industry to have their say

Ben, the not-for-profit organisation that partners with the automotive industry to provide support for life to its people, has launched a survey to seek valuable insights from industry people which will help shape future services. The feedback will also enable

• 13 Jul. 2017

Get fit for work and for life: Ben highlights new health check programme for industry in latest physical health campaign

Ben, the not-for-profit organisation that partners with the automotive industry to provide support for life to its people, has launched a new campaign today which will spotlight the importance of good physical health to a person’s life. Top searches on

• 29 Jun. 2017

Ben’s new annual Impact Report 2016-17 advises the industry about the biggest issues for its people

Ben, the not-for-profit organisation that partners with the automotive industry to provide support for life to its people, has released its annual Impact Report which reveals financial health is the main reason why people contacted Ben for help (49%) in

• 27 Jun. 2017

Social health on the airwaves

Our Care & Support Services Director, Yvonne Hignell, has spoken on Motor Trade Radio about the importance of social health and wellbeing. The interview – which was broadcast on 24th June – took place as part of Ben’s ongoing partnership

• 20 Apr. 2017

Industry Leader Challenge update: preparation begins

A team of colleagues at Jaguar Land Rover are taking on an epic challenge for Ben this summer – they are swimming the English Channel as part of the Industry Leader Challenge. This is no mean feat as the Channel

• 7 Apr. 2017

Ben’s new campaign highlights key social challenges

Top 3 social issues for industry: relationship breakdowns, abuse and homelessness Ben highlights that social health is key to overall wellbeing New social health and wellbeing campaign launched on World Health Day It’s World Health Day and Ben, the not-for-profit

• 5 Apr. 2017

Ben announced as one of the five most popular payroll giving charities

In recent news from the Charities Aid Foundation, Ben has been listed as one of the five charities currently most popular for receiving payroll giving donations. Listed alongside Ben are some big names in the charity sector, Cancer Research UK,

• 24 Mar. 2017

Ben and Motor Trade Radio announce new strategic partnership

Partnership to boost awareness about support Ben offers the automotive industry Ben, the not-for-profit that partners with the automotive industry to provide support for life to its people and their families, is delighted to announce a new strategic partnership with

• 20 Mar. 2017

Toyota donates new 4×4 to Ben’s Birch Hill Care Centre in Berwick-upon-Tweed

New car offered lifeline for local care centre staff and residents during winter Ben, the not-for-profit that partners with the automotive industry to provide support for life to its people and their families, has been delighted to receive a generous