If we are serious about reducing the number of suicides in the construction industry then we need to start by creating an environment that promotes a healthy lifestyle for our tradies.
Everyone on every construction site should feel safe when they turn up to work every day. Not only safe from physical harm, but mentally and emotionally safe too. Safe enough to speak the truth about how they are feeling. It’s up to every one of us to be having conversations with our mates every day about the stuff that really matters.
Our Founder Philippa Seldon had the opportunity recently to share her very personal story and the work she is doing alongside Richard Toomey on Channel 7’s The House of Wellness. If you missed it, check it out here!