Yearly Archives: 2019

Supporting someone who is lonely at Christmas

Don’t forget that some people may prefer to spend Christmas on their own. You can make an offer for them to join you, but only if you genuinely mean it so if you’d rather not invite someone over then don’t

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Ben Ball at the Roundhouse raises over £87,000 to fund life-changing support for the automotive industry community

Ben Ball 2019 at the Roundhouse London – a spectacular show and huge success Automotive industry Christmas Ball raises funds to support colleagues in need Ben announces its biggest and most challenging Industry Leader Challenge to date – The Climb

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Ben’s NEW survey asks automotive industry people to have their say about the health & wellbeing challenges they face

Ben’s Industry Survey 2019 is now open for responses from automotive industry people Ben encourages the automotive community to respond about their health & wellbeing The results will help Ben to continue meeting the needs of those working in the

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Stress is biggest issue for automotive industry people – according to Ben’s latest survey results

Today, on National Stress Awareness Day, Ben is revealing the results from its most recent business survey, in which automotive industry employers identified stress as a major issue affecting employees. A total of 70% of respondents to the employer survey

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How to use your breathing to reduce stress

breathing deeply

Did you know that we breathe around 20,000 times each day? Breathing is required for our whole body to function, including the nervous, muscular, digestive, cardiovascular and immune systems. A huge 70% of toxins leave our body via the breath,

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Ben’s new whitepaper reveals that mental health could cost automotive industry employers up to £1.2bn a year

A whitepaper released today by automotive charity, Ben, has found that mental health is still one of the biggest issues affecting the industry’s workforce and could cost employers as much as £1.2bn a year[1] collectively. Ben’s new whitepaper called Mental

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Ferrari Day joy for families supported by Ben

Ferrari North Europe hosted its 10th annual charity event at Silverstone at the end of September, hosting children whose families have been supported by Ben, as well as children who have been granted wishes by a charity called Rays of

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Ben launches Critical response service to help automotive employers support their people in times of crisis

Ben has today officially launched its Critical response service, to support employers and their employees in times of crisis. This free service sees Ben working with automotive industry businesses to provide appropriate, often immediate, support for employees when they experience an

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Supporting employees through bereavement

Bereavement. It happens to us all at some point in our lives and it’s one of the hardest things to go through. Losing a loved one can be something we’re prepared for, or it can come as a complete shock.

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Encouraging friendships in the workplace

Making friends in the workplace

Teams who play together stay together. It’s said that people who have a ‘best friend at work’ are likely to be happier and healthier, but also seven times as likely to be engaged in their job. What’s more, employees who

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