Coronavirus – Staff Wellbeing Support

Posted : April 16, 2020 - /

Staff wellbeing support – #OurNHSPeople

NHS England/Improvement has launched a national mental health hotline for NHS staff as part of a range of range of wellbeing support which is now available. The support is designed to help all NHS staff take steps to maintain their physical and mental health and overall wellbeing.

Support includes:

    • a free wellbeing support helpline, providing confidential listening from trained professionals and specialist advice, including coaching, bereavement care, mental health and financial help on 0300 131 7000, available from 7.00 am – 11.00 pm seven days a week
    • a 24/7 text alternative to the above helpline – simply text FRONTLINE to 85258
    • online peer to peer, team and personal resilience support, including through Silver Cloud, and free mindfulness apps including Unmind,  Headspace, Sleepio and Daylight.

Please do take advantage of what is on offer to support your health and wellbeing at this time.

Further details of the above announcement can be found in the NHS Confederation Website.