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Wellbeing Support for NHS staff

Checked: 24-01-2022 by vicky.ryan Next Review: 23-01-2023

Wellbeing support for all NHS staff

Ther are free wellbeing apps for all NHS staff (nhs email address required).

NHS Practitioner Health has a COVID-19 workforce wellbeing page with tips on caring for yourself and links to wellbeing resources.

Locally, the CCG have also put together a Wellbeing Handbook.

Wellbeing support for doctors

The BMA has a wellbeing resources page for all doctors and medical students.

The Appraisals and Revalidation team for the South West has also produced a useful summary of available wellbeing resources for GPs which can be found here.

Our Frontline: Mental health support for frontline workers

Our Frontline is a new service formed by Samaritans, Mind, Shout and Hospice UK, supported by The Royal Foundation, providing round the clock support to all of those going to work as part of the national response to the Coronavirus.

Our Frontline gives all of these workers the opportunity for 1-2-1 support for their mental health over the phone or text and through specially developed online resources, toolkits and advice.

Find out more on their website.

Healthier Together Support Network - Wellbeing support for health and care staff in BNSSG

The Healthier Together Support Network provides free, confidential wellbeing services to all health and care staff within Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire. We are here to support individuals, line managers and leaders to manage stress caused by or impacting their work as well as a range of other wellbeing services and resources including: 

Visit the the Healthier Together Support Network to view the current offer and booking instructions https://bnssghealthiertogether.org.uk/support-network/ or please get in touch with us via: HealthierTogetherSupportNetwork@uhbw.nhs.uk

See the national NHS wellbeing offer for Primary Care colleagues here