Free Helpline for HE Staff
The Education Support Partnership (previously known as Recourse) provide a free confidential advice and support service to people working in Further and Higher Education. This includes telephone counselling, coaching and advice on a range of work and personal issues. The charity provides services 24/7, every day of the year, for free and in confidence to all those working in post-16 education.
Telephone, email and chat support
Services include a free Support Line where you can talk to trained coaches and counsellors, online InfoCentre with hundreds of factsheets on work-related and personal related issues and money advice and financial assistance. To access these services visit www.educationsupportpartnership.org.uk/services-individuals
Phone support & counselling
Whether you’re in crisis, want a bit of coaching, or just want to talk something through, call now and speak to a BACP accredited counsellor. They’re ready to help.
Counsellors are also available by email to talk about anything you’re going through.
Live chat support
Chat with a counsellor online any time, day or night.
In addition to the free helpline above, the University also offers a counselling service and 'Silvercloud' online supported CBT (cognitive behavioural therapy) programmes. For links to additional support see stress and mental wellbeing.
This page was published on 17 February 2020