What is the
A simple framework outlining a roadmap to achieving better mental health and wellbeing outcomes in cybersecurity. It sets out a list of actionable standards that any organisation can follow to improve and support their team’s wellbeing.
Based on The Mental Health at Work Commitment, the Thriving at Work standards, other pledges, standards, and up-to-date research, from UK employers and mental health experts.
Why make the
Set a standard and lead an example for the industry by implementing each standard for their team.
Each standard comes with ideas to get you thinking and tools to get you started—all aiming to make it easier for organisations big and small to implement each standard and drive change.
It’s a way of showing your values by publicly declaring that mental health at work is a priority for your organisation, and you’re pledging to make a change by joining the growing movement of like-minded employers, businesses and organisations across the UK.
There are five key standards as part of the charter.
Prioritise mental health in the workplace by creating an actionable plan of activity for sustainable change.
Proactively ensure the workplace is designed to positively support wellbeing.
Promote an open culture around wellbeing throughout the organisation.
Training, Tools & Support
Provide mental health training, tools and support.
Accountability for all
Increase transparency, accountability and educational support across all levels of the organisation.