A warm welcome to all those from Health and Social Care. We hope the resources across this space are helpful for you when managing your own wellbeing, while looking after others.
The information below has been provided by the Department of Health & Social Care and outlines the additional, specific support available to you.
Find advice on managing your mental health and how employers can take care of the wellbeing of their staff during the coronavirus outbreak
For personal support:
- Text ‘FRONTLINE’ to 85258 to start a conversation
- Call the Samaritans emotional support line on 0300 131 7000 from 7:00am – 11:00pm
- Contact Hospice UK bereavement and trauma support on 0300 303 4434 from 8:00am – 8:00pm
Support for Registered Managers
Skills for Care have created a package of support for Registered Managers. This includes a series of webinars, local networks, a Facebook group, essential training and a dedicated advice line.
Mental health apps
Wellbeing guidance, resources and support can be found on our dedicated workforce platform for those in Social Care. You can also search: Care workforce in your App store to download it to your smartphone.