World Menopause Day 2023: Moving support beyond education

“Forward-thinking companies not only educate but also pro-actively support”

John Brazier
clock • 3 min read

On World Menopause Day 2023, health and protection experts say employers must move beyond the education piece to better develop and implement more pro-active and effective support for women experiencing the menopause.

According to Debra Clark, head of specialist consulting at Towergate Health & Protection, it is positive that the menopause has become a topic of open conversation within the workplace, specific support structures need to be introduced. "Forward-thinking companies not only educate but also pro-actively support their staff. The guidance and options available are expanding. Support is available via many health and protection programmes, mental health support services and employee assistance programmes for the psychological and emotional impact which can be associated with menopause," Clark...

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