Workplace Culture & Wellbeing – Cavendish Cancer Care and Freeths LLP

Date: 29 Jan 2020

Time: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Workplace Culture & Wellbeing Charity Seminar with Cavendish Cancer Care and Freeths LLP

About this Event

Freeths LLP have joined up with Cavendish Cancer Care to provide a Workplace Culture & Wellbeing Seminar.


1 in 2 people will be affected by cancer in their lifetime. Managers and HR professionals will encounter employees who require support either in managing their own care needs or the care needs of family / friends. By creating a culture of wellbeing and flexibility, employers can ensure that they retain key staff and provide assistance to those who need it most. A culture of openness can assist employees in seeking early support but also provide managers with a toolkit for engaging in these difficult conversations.

Who should attend?

HR Managers, HR Business Partners, Heads of HR, Line Managers, Finance Directors and Business Owners

What will the seminar deliver?

Cavendish Cancer Care will provide a comprehensive overview of their services, facts and figures and how these can be used to support those with cancer or those who provide care services to their family or friends. A team from Cavendish Cancer Care will provide guidance on how managers can engage in ‘Cancer Conversations’. Cavendish have a unique insight into how HR professionals can perform these often difficult discussions. After working with the therapists and management team of Cavendish Cancer Care they has developed a bespoke toolkit to assist managers in providing help and support.

Freeths LLP will provide a detailed guide on how a business can promote a culture of wellbeing and openness through flexible working policies and modern / adaptive practices. The key focus on this part of the seminar will be how businesses can retain key staff, empower their workforce and work with employees to balance the needs of all involved.

Raising Funds

This seminar is looking to raise funds for Cavendish Cancer Care. We are asking for a donation of £10.00 for all attendees – all proceeds will be paid directly to Cavendish Cancer Care.

Please sign up for this event and register your attendance on Eventbrite. We have set up a Just Giving page for the event to manage the donations to Cavendish Cancer Care. To make a donation please follow this link – Workplace Culture & Wellbeing Seminar.

Their mission statement is below:

Cavendish Cancer Care is a local Sheffield charity dedicated to improving the quality of life for people living with cancer in South Yorkshire, North Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. We believe no one should face cancer alone, so we provide emotional support through counselling and complementary therapies to the patient, their carer and their children. Our services are provided free of charge and we rely on the donations from supporters and help from volunteers to continue our work. We provide the support that local families deserve.

Our aim with this seminar is to fund at least one course of therapy for a patient or carer affected by cancer. We are looking for a donation of £10.00 per attendee and shooting for a target of £360.00. Please pay your attendance donation via the Just Giving page – Workplace Culture & Wellbeing Seminar.

Booking Information


Please register your attendance on the Eventbrite page. Please pay your attendance donation via the Just Giving page. On the Just Giving page, please make sure you include your name.


Wednesday 29th January 2020.

Running Order:

Breakfast and Registration: 08:30am – 09:00am

Seminar: 09:00am – 10:00am

Panel Questions and Open Networking: 10:00am – 10:30am.


Freeths LLP , Fifth Floor, 3 St Paul’s Place, 129 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, S1 2JE


Breakfast, tea and coffee will be provided for free by Freeths LLP and there will be opportunities for networking with like minded professionals both before and after the seminar.

Please email with any dietary requirements. The administration for this event will be managed by Freeths LLP.

Location: FREETHS

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