World Suicide Prevention Day interview with WCR FM

World Suicide Prevention Day interview with WCR FM

On World Suicide Prevention Day (Friday 10th), Chris Allen from WCR FM radio centred his show around this incredibly-important issue, inviting on a number of expert guests including our very own Wellbeing Manager Kerry B Mitchell. 🧠

Take a read… 🙂

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Paycare-supported netball team returns to competing

Paycare-supported netball team returns to competing

It’s been an incredibly frustrating time for many community and sporting clubs during the pandemic restrictions – and we’ve been keeping in touch with the groups we sponsor during this time.

We caught up with Libra Lea Netball Club… Take a read 👇

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History made as football ground is renamed!

History made as football ground is renamed!

History was made as Darlaston Town (1874) FC played their first ever game in the Midland League Division One at the weekend, against Chelmsley Town FC. ⚽

And it was even more special as the club took the opportunity to rename their ground The Paycare Stadium in recognition of our sponsorship and support 🏟️…

read more
Paycare Testimonial – Willoughby Book Club

Paycare Testimonial – Willoughby Book Club

“Some of our team members are very excited about accessing the more holistic wellbeing services, while others think avoiding lengthy waiting lists to see a doctor (by using the MyPocket GP service) will be a real plus going forward.”

Check out our latest testimonial – shared by Willoughby Book Club. ✍️

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Generating community investment as a not-for-profit

Generating community investment as a not-for-profit

When Paycare was first founded in 1874, under the name the Patient’s Aid Association, the primary focus was the people of Wolverhampton, workers who were struggling to afford everyday healthcare. 🙌🧡

And it’s a source of great pride to the team that people have remained the focus in the intervening 15 decades, during which we have remained as a not-for-profit organisation and donated more than £2.2 million to charitable and community causes. Take a read… 📰☕

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Paycare Support the Walking Netball Ladies!

Paycare Support the Walking Netball Ladies!

At the beginning of July, Paycare agreed to help support a group of Walking Netball ladies, by providing them with t-shirts and hoodies to wear at their weekly sessions… ⛹️‍♀️

Let’s take a read. 😊

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Paycare Testimonial – DePe Gear

Paycare Testimonial – DePe Gear

“I feel it is important for us to protect and support our staff health and wellbeing, not only in the workplace but outside of it too. Strategically, I also see it as an advantage when looking for top talent in the future as a great way to promote how our business looks to support our workforce with healthcare costs.”

Check out our latest testimonial – shared by DePe Gear. ✍️

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Talk To Us: Paycare talks to Samaritans

Talk To Us: Paycare talks to Samaritans

Each year,  Samaritans run a Talk To Us campaign throughout July to encourage people to use the service if they’re in need of a listening ear. 💚

We caught up with Steve Gifford, Deputy Director for Outreach and External Relations at Walsall and District branch… Take a read. 📃

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Paycare Wellbeing joins forces with The Wellness Hub

Paycare Wellbeing joins forces with The Wellness Hub

Paycare Wellbeing is dedicated to improving health and wellbeing within the UK’s workplace – and we are delighted to be collaborating with The Wellness Hub for a number of events. 🧠🙌

Take a read and find out more about the sessions… 👀

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World Suicide Prevention Day interview with WCR FM

World Suicide Prevention Day interview with WCR FM

On World Suicide Prevention Day (Friday 10th), Chris Allen from WCR FM radio centred his show around this incredibly-important issue, inviting on a number of expert guests including our very own Wellbeing Manager Kerry B Mitchell. 🧠

Take a read… 🙂

read more
How to Access Reliable Health Information

How to Access Reliable Health Information

This week (5th to 12th July) is Health Information Week, which is a great opportunity for organisations across the UK to highlight the need for individuals to be aware of where they can find reliable healthcare information. 🩺

Let’s take a read… 💻

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National Smile Month: Our Top Mouth Care Tips

National Smile Month: Our Top Mouth Care Tips

Taking a proactive approach to managing your health is something we are passionate about here at Paycare, that’s why we encourage everyone to get regular check ups and consult a professional over any concerns they may have. And what better time than National Smile Month to concentrate on the health of your teeth and gums? 🦷👅

Take a read of Our Top Mouth Care Tips… 🙌

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Mood-boosting tips for Mental Health Awareness Week

Mood-boosting tips for Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week (May 10th to 16th) is an opportunity for all of us to improve our wellbeing.

We love to share helpful suggestions, so to mark the week we’ve asked the Paycare team for their top 7 tips on how to boost your wellbeing – and with this year’s awareness week theme being nature, we’ve linked them around the great outdoors… 🍃

Let’s take a read. 🥰

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Are you stress aware?

Are you stress aware?

Whether it’s through exercise, sleep or spreading kindness – check out our top tips and few small changes you can make to reduce your stress levels 🙌😊

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Are you getting enough Zzz?

Are you getting enough Zzz?

While some of us can be asleep within minutes, others can spend night after night struggling to doze off. To mark World Sleep Day (March 19th), we’re sharing some top tips on how to get enough of that all-important rest our bodies and minds need.

Let’s take a read…😴

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University Mental Health during the pandemic

University Mental Health during the pandemic

The university experience in 2020 and 2021 has been vastly different than any student and teacher could ever have imagined… 🎓

Our qualified mental health first aid trainer and Wellbeing Manager, Kerry B Mitchell, is sharing her insight into how she thinks teachers, lecturers, mentors, and university bodies can play a big role in shaping the way we approach student mental health over the coming months. Take a read… 🧠🧑‍🎓

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It’s Time to Talk – But Are You Really Listening?

It’s Time to Talk – But Are You Really Listening?

Through year-round campaigning and its pivotal annual event Time to Talk, the Time to Change movement has improved millions of people’s attitudes towards mental health. With the last ever Time to Talk day taking place on this Thursday (February 4th), our Wellbeing Manager Kerry B Mitchell looks at why talking is so important, and urges employers to ensure they are really listening. 💬👂

Take a read… 🥰

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Six Ways to Workout the January Blues

Six Ways to Workout the January Blues

Did you know, running for just 15 minutes a day, or walking for an hour, has been shown to reduce the risk of major depression by 26%?

At Paycare, we love sharing top tips to help our Policyholders with their health and wellbeing – so here are our suggestions to beat those January (and lockdown) blues! 💙🏃‍♀️

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Why Cooking Together is so Important

Why Cooking Together is so Important

While we often eat together, cooking together isn’t so popular, despite having a wealth of benefits! 🍏

So, we asked friend of Paycare and Wellbeing Expert, Laura Butler from WelLBe Coaching, to share how food can bring us together… 🙌

Let’s take a read… 📖

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Flu Symptoms or Covid? Know the signs!

Flu Symptoms or Covid? Know the signs!

It can be tricky at the best of times to know if you’ve got flu symptoms or simply a bad cold – and this year the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic is bound to add to the confusion and worry…

With different treatments recommended for each – and of course the need to socially distance if you’ve got Coronavirus – it’s important to know exactly what you’re dealing with 🙌

Let’s take a read… 🦠

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Kindness as a chemical – how helping others helps our wellbeing

Kindness as a chemical – how helping others helps our wellbeing

We’ve all experienced that little lift when you do something nice for someone – whether it’s giving a thoughtful gift, running an errand for them, or simply sharing a hug (in our bubbles). But did you know, that act of kindness is actually triggering the release of chemicals in our bodies? 🧠

Lets find out more… 🥰

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World Suicide Prevention Day interview with WCR FM

World Suicide Prevention Day interview with WCR FM

On World Suicide Prevention Day (Friday 10th), Chris Allen from WCR FM radio centred his show around this incredibly-important issue, inviting on a number of expert guests including our very own Wellbeing Manager Kerry B Mitchell. 🧠

Take a read… 🙂

read more
Paycare Testimonial – Willoughby Book Club

Paycare Testimonial – Willoughby Book Club

“Some of our team members are very excited about accessing the more holistic wellbeing services, while others think avoiding lengthy waiting lists to see a doctor (by using the MyPocket GP service) will be a real plus going forward.”

Check out our latest testimonial – shared by Willoughby Book Club. ✍️

read more
Paycare Testimonial – DePe Gear

Paycare Testimonial – DePe Gear

“I feel it is important for us to protect and support our staff health and wellbeing, not only in the workplace but outside of it too. Strategically, I also see it as an advantage when looking for top talent in the future as a great way to promote how our business looks to support our workforce with healthcare costs.”

Check out our latest testimonial – shared by DePe Gear. ✍️

read more
Wolves and Paycare team up to support colleague wellbeing

Wolves and Paycare team up to support colleague wellbeing

“I can’t speak highly enough of Kerry, she was able to make the course relevant and interesting for the 11 different people taking part across two groups, so it resonated with everyone.”

Check out our latest Mental Health Training Testimonial – shared by Premier League team, Wolverhampton Wanderers. ✍️

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Paycare Testimonial – Cedo

Paycare Testimonial – Cedo

“The access to private healthcare solutions such as a consultations and scans has helped a number of employees and their families reduce waiting times, and crucially reduced diagnosis and treatment times.”

Check out our latest testimonial – shared by Cedo. ✍️

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Paycare Testimonial – Briggs Equipment Group

Paycare Testimonial – Briggs Equipment Group

“We’ve been with Paycare for many years and it forms a key part of our employee wellbeing strategy, ultimately aimed at reducing sickness absence and boosting motivation.”

Check out our latest testimonial – shared by Briggs Equipment Group. ✍️

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Paycare shares Workplace Wellbeing expertise at Midlands Expo

Paycare shares Workplace Wellbeing expertise at Midlands Expo

We’ll be helping managers find out about keeping their workforce happy and healthy when we attend the Midlands Business Network Live Expo next month. 🙌

Taking place on Thursday 24th June 2021, the exhibition at the National Motorcycle Museum near Solihull, will see hundreds of companies coming together to network and share their products and services. 🤝 Let’s take a read and find out more about the expo…

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Paycare Testimonial – Ground and Water

Paycare Testimonial – Ground and Water

“I never felt there was a hard sell or ulterior motive, nothing other than a good person, working for a good company providing help and support to others, championing the cause.”

Check out our latest testimonial – shared by contaminated land and ground investigation services, Ground and Water. ✍️

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Workplace Wellbeing strategy includes days to relax and recharge

Workplace Wellbeing strategy includes days to relax and recharge

Employee wellbeing is going to be a key focus for all businesses going forward – and with time at a premium for those juggling busy work and home lives, we wanted to ensure our team took a little time out for themselves. 🥰

Take a read and find out more about our Workplace Wellbeing offering… 🙌

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Paycare Testimonial – Preston Innovations

Paycare Testimonial – Preston Innovations

“The level of service has been excellent, and the staff always comment on how quickly claims are paid out once submitted. Simon Cater has been fantastic, but it doesn’t matter who you speak to, the whole team is so efficient and helpful – you know your query will be answered quickly!”

Check out our latest testimonial – shared by angling product specialist manufacturer and supplier, Preston Innovations. ✍️

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World Suicide Prevention Day interview with WCR FM

World Suicide Prevention Day interview with WCR FM

On World Suicide Prevention Day (Friday 10th), Chris Allen from WCR FM radio centred his show around this incredibly-important issue, inviting on a number of expert guests including our very own Wellbeing Manager Kerry B Mitchell. 🧠

Take a read… 🙂

read more
Paycare-supported netball team returns to competing

Paycare-supported netball team returns to competing

It’s been an incredibly frustrating time for many community and sporting clubs during the pandemic restrictions – and we’ve been keeping in touch with the groups we sponsor during this time.

We caught up with Libra Lea Netball Club… Take a read 👇

read more
History made as football ground is renamed!

History made as football ground is renamed!

History was made as Darlaston Town (1874) FC played their first ever game in the Midland League Division One at the weekend, against Chelmsley Town FC. ⚽

And it was even more special as the club took the opportunity to rename their ground The Paycare Stadium in recognition of our sponsorship and support 🏟️…

read more
Generating community investment as a not-for-profit

Generating community investment as a not-for-profit

When Paycare was first founded in 1874, under the name the Patient’s Aid Association, the primary focus was the people of Wolverhampton, workers who were struggling to afford everyday healthcare. 🙌🧡

And it’s a source of great pride to the team that people have remained the focus in the intervening 15 decades, during which we have remained as a not-for-profit organisation and donated more than £2.2 million to charitable and community causes. Take a read… 📰☕

read more
Paycare Support the Walking Netball Ladies!

Paycare Support the Walking Netball Ladies!

At the beginning of July, Paycare agreed to help support a group of Walking Netball ladies, by providing them with t-shirts and hoodies to wear at their weekly sessions… ⛹️‍♀️

Let’s take a read. 😊

read more
Talk To Us: Paycare talks to Samaritans

Talk To Us: Paycare talks to Samaritans

Each year,  Samaritans run a Talk To Us campaign throughout July to encourage people to use the service if they’re in need of a listening ear. 💚

We caught up with Steve Gifford, Deputy Director for Outreach and External Relations at Walsall and District branch… Take a read. 📃

read more
Paycare Wellbeing joins forces with The Wellness Hub

Paycare Wellbeing joins forces with The Wellness Hub

Paycare Wellbeing is dedicated to improving health and wellbeing within the UK’s workplace – and we are delighted to be collaborating with The Wellness Hub for a number of events. 🧠🙌

Take a read and find out more about the sessions… 👀

read more
Wolves and Paycare team up to support colleague wellbeing

Wolves and Paycare team up to support colleague wellbeing

“I can’t speak highly enough of Kerry, she was able to make the course relevant and interesting for the 11 different people taking part across two groups, so it resonated with everyone.”

Check out our latest Mental Health Training Testimonial – shared by Premier League team, Wolverhampton Wanderers. ✍️

read more

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