We’ve rounded up some of the best free resources for employee wellbeing. We often get asked about how managers can support their employee’s wellbeing, particularly if they are working remotely. Here are some of the best free resources for employee wellbeing that we’ve found.

Emotional wellbeing

Additional support

Financial support

If you or your employees are struggling financially most high street banks now have measures in place to help. These include:

  • Natwest – if quote ‘struggling financially’ on the phone, app or chat box they can help and give advice. For income worries, they have a free Financial Health Check and can also help with debt management.
  • HSBC also has lots of links to help with job loss, mental health, check what you are entitled to (government benefits etc) as well as support for creating budgets or credit card repayment calculators, among others.

Additional support

Physical health

It’s essential to look after our physical health, and there are lots of free apps and websites to take advantage of:

Healthy eating & drinking 

  • Subscription meal boxes can be a great way to kick-start your healthy eating habits, and most have free trials:
    • Hello Fresh offer 50% off your first order.
    • Gusto offers 60% off the first box.
    • Mindful Chef is offering a free 30-day subscription to Fiit when you sign up (worth £20).
  • For Dry January (and beyond) there are lots of non-alcoholic alternatives – as listed in this guide.

Keeping busy

Dealing with the pandemic

Hachette has put together a really useful free eBook ‘How to stay calm in a global pandemic.’

You may also be interested in our employer resources.

If you would like help or advice around employee wellbeing, please get in touch.

All of our plan clients can now benefit from our partnership with Wellness Cloud, an online platform that provides employers with access to on-demand, remote wellbeing consultations to help your people to thrive.