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FOR URGENT ADVICE PLEASE CALL THE SAMARITANS TODAY 116 123

FOR URGENT ADVICE PLEASE CALL THE SAMARITANS TODAY 116 123

I’M OFF SICK OR COMING BACK TO WORK

HSE – stress at work

If you were off sick because of stress, it is important that you think carefully about how your mental health was affected by work, and what you and your line manager can do differently. The HSE has some useful guidance on this, including a section on what employers must legally do

NHS Advice

The NHS advice for people returning to work after a period of sick leave because of a mental health problem can be found below.

MIND advice

Mind, the mental health charity, have some useful tips for people to consider when returning to work from sickness absence

Managing attendance at work

The NHS Wales managing attending at work policy can be found at the link here:

Trade Unions

The RCN, GMB, Unison and Unite work closely together with WAST on improving employee wellbeing. You should contact your union representation when you are thinking about returning to work. Their support and insights can be useful to help you to think about your options. See the WAST intranet for contact details.

I’M OFF SICK OR COMING BACK TO WORK

The information and resources throughout this website are not owned by WAST, but are recognised to be valuable in maintaining and supporting good mental health for our workforce.

e: amb_MentalHealth@wales.nhs.uk

FOR URGENT ADVICE PLEASE CALL THE SAMARITANS TODAY 116 123