Growing mental health awareness
(Lr): Branston staff members Ian Wait, Martin Stanier, Lisa Fraser-Ashton, Simon Telfer and John Griffin Perthshire-based potato supplier Branston has chosen Support in Mind Scotland as its charity of the year for 2018.
In addition to charity fundraising, Branston is introducing‘mental health supporters’at all its UK sites this year.
These volunteers are receiving special training and are being provided with resources to enable them to help any staff who want support or advice related to any aspects of mental health.
Kevin Imrie, general manager at Branston’s Abernethy site, said:“Our staff are the heart of the business and so their happiness and well-being is a top priority.
“We have previously raised thousands for charitable causes in our local area and are really proud of the difference our amazing team has made to the community.”