Lighthouse Club

Lighthouse charity offers free wellbeing training for construction sector

As a direct result of wellbeing issues presented to its 24/7 Construction Industry Helpline, the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity is to deliver £20,000 of free mental health and wellbeing training to the industry for the remainder of 2020.

Published 20 August 2020

Impact of Lighthouse charity revealed in annual report

A construction industry wellbeing charity has reported an increase to its helpline services and families requiring emergency financial aid and support.

Published 5 August 2020

Lighthouse Club joins forces with Safer Highways to tackle mental health

The Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity and Building Mental Health have joined forces with Safer Highways and announced today the first major benchmarking exercise to understand where our industry lies in its Road to Wellbeing.

Published 25 June 2020

Bill Hill: Mental Health Awareness Week should be cancelled

Lighthouse Club CEO Bill Hill has his say on mental health in the construction industry in response to the recent CIOB survey.

Published 18 May 2020

Lighthouse Club updates free helpline app for Mental Health Awareness Week

A new feature rich upgrade of the Free Construction Industry Helpline App has been released to support Mental Health Awareness Week.

Published 18 May 2020

Construction workers family crisis appeal raises £320k

A recent cry for help from the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity has resulted in a staggering £320,031 raised so far by the sector.

Published 13 May 2020

Lighthouse Club offers free wellbeing workshops

The Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity is hosting a series of free online lunchtime mental health training workshops to support this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week (May 18-24) and its theme of ‘kindness’.

Published 4 May 2020

Home builders double Lighthouse charity appeal by raising £110,000

Home builders have raised £110,000 for the national family crisis fund appeal launched by the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity, doubling the funds already donated.

Published 27 April 2020

Bill Hill: Use health and safety fines to assist struggling construction workforce

Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity CEO Bill Hill speaks about the current pandemic and how the government should be doing much more to support our construction workforce.

Published 9 April 2020

Video: Lighthouse Club launches COVID-19 crisis appeal

The charity that supports construction workers and their families is launching a crisis appeal so that it can respond to the needs of workforces as a result of COVID-19.

Published 1 April 2020

Lighthouse Club makes fundraising plea

The Lighthouse Club has vowed to continue to provide emotional and financial support to the construction industry and called on companies to make donations in lieu of its fundraising events.

Published 23 March 2020

Lighthouse Club charity issues call to support its Peaky Climbers

The Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity is throwing a challenge out to the construction industry to complete its epic 4 Peaks Challenge.

Published 25 February 2020

2019 an ‘exciting but challenging year’ for Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity

The Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity hailed the huge impact of the £1.13 million of charitable services it provided to support the wellbeing of the construction industry during 2019.

Published 17 January 2020

Lighthouse Club raises quarter of a million at charity lunch

Construction industry charity Lighthouse Club welcomed a capacity crowd at the Westminster Park Plaza Hotel in London on December 6 on what turned out to be a record-breaking event.

Published 10 December 2019

Lighthouse Club raises almost £25,000 at West of Scotland annual dinner

The West of Scotland Branch of the Lighthouse Club held its annual dinner again this year at the Glasgow Grand Central Hotel, raising nearly £25,000 for the construction industry charity.

Published 5 December 2019