Staff mental health and wellbeing resources

The University is commited to helping employees stay well. On this page you'll find a range of information and resources to support your mental health and wellbeing. 

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24/7 online support from togetherall

The University has partnered with togetherall to provide employees with access to 24/7 online support. togetherall is a digital mental health support service which is completely anonymous – so you can express yourself freely and openly.

Features include

  • Professionally trained online guides monitoring the community​
  • A wealth of useful resources and tailored self-help courses​
  • The ability to form your own groups or one-to-one chats

Find out more about togetherall

Health awareness campaigns

Our campaigns promote mental health and wellbeing topics on a monthly basis to our University community.

So far we have produced resources on:

Further resources will be available on Stress and Mental Health Awareness, Carers Week and Women’s Health.

Online resources and University community events

Discover a range of online events, resources and activities designed to keep you connected with the University community.

Explore our Be Connected resources

Your safety and security at home

We are aware that the risks of gender-based violence may increase during this time.

If you are concerned about being in your home for this reason, or have experienced gender-based violence, the University and Students' Union have trained a group of employees as SVMLOs (Sexual Violence and Misconduct Liaison Officers).

If you are concerned about a student

We understand this is a worrying time for staff as they support students impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. You can find a range of guidance and resources aimed at safeguarding students' wellbeing on our supporting staff to support students page. 

Other useful resources

There are a range of external resources that have been designed to help support your mental health and wellbeing. We recommend the list below: