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18 Jun 2024

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Workforce Wellbeing

Edinburgh Leisure, Meadowbank Sports Centre

Open to All

Join us for a presentation by Helen Macfarlane Director of Wellbeing at Edinburgh Leisure as she discusses the ways to help improve and maintain staff health and wellbeing

Speaker: Helen Macfarlane, Director of Wellbeing, Edinburgh Leisure

Helen will speak through how Edinburgh Leisure have developed and delivered a range of staff wellbeing initiatives, including health and wellbeing consultations, support and guidance around the menopause, building a culture of positive mental wellbeing and supporting and encouraging staff to be active.

‘As a wellbeing charity, encouraging and supporting people to be active and healthy is at the heart of what we do at Edinburgh Leisure.  And that also applies to everyone who works here.  Our overall objective is to encourage all our staff to be active and healthy.  That’s why we want to encourage our staff to think about and improve their health and wellbeing’. Helen Macfarlane


Helen Macfarlane has spent 25 years working in health and wellbeing roles within the Third Sector.  She was appointed Director of Wellbeing in January 2022 to lead and provide strategic direction on how Edinburgh Leisure delivers Wellbeing services so more people in Edinburgh enjoy the benefits of an active and healthy life.