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Support Services for PMs & Teams



RCN Counselling Service

As an RCN member you can get free, confidential support and assistance to help you deal with challenging, emotional issues you may face, whether work related or personal.


The RCN also has a useful guide for nursing staff called: Stress and You.


Mental Health Concerns

If experiencing mental health issues, you should see your GP or consider self-referral to the Steps2Change service provided by the NHS.


  • Tel: 0303 123 4000


The Samaritans

The Samaritans provide a 24 hour telephone support line for those in urgent need or who are concerned about someone else.


The Samaritans also provide support to the workplace offering e-learning tools and a range of 1-day courses for teams at work, these aim to promote wellbeing, also conversations with vulnerable people.



Priority Access to LPFT Services for Practice Staff


C-19 MH Support for Staff - Chief Exec Letter

Organisation referral 




Mentoring & Coaching

This is a free service provided by the Lincolnshire LMC open to all practice staff.  Contact the LMC by phone or email to find out more about this confidential mentoring and coaching service or visit  www.lincslmc.co.uk/impactlincs



Take-30 is a free service aimed at providing confidential peer support for busy GP’s, Practice Managers, Nurses & other practice staff members as they work through the challenges of COVID-19.

This service offers a one off 30 minute session which will be 1:1 with an experienced colleague and available on the day requested, (before 4pm Monday-Friday), or within 24 hours, providing an opportunity to talk through what is going on for you.

This service is available free of charge for Lincolnshire GPs, Nurses, Practice Managers and All Other General Practice Staff

Follow up sessions can be arranged if needed.

For More information CLICK HERE

If you wish to speak to someone urgently please contact the NHS 111 service or the Samaritans 0116 123 (24 hour availability) www.samaritans.org ​​​​​​​.

Wellbeing Service 

In Partnership with: United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust | Lincolnshire Community Health Service | Lincolnshire CCG | Primary Care


Our health and wellbeing helpline can be used by staff and managers who have any queries or concerns relating to COVID 19 regarding their health and wellbeing, for example staff wellbeing, health conditions, guidance around social distancing and self-isolation and basic HR queries. Depending on the nature of your call, you may be signposted onto other sources of advice.

Please do not call until you have spoken to your line manager or practice manager in the first instance, they may well know the answer to your question.

The health and wellbeing helpline is available from 8am-8pm, 7 days a week, please contact us on 01522 308885


Wellbeing - The Active Faith Network

Active Faith Network is offering additional help with phone chaplaincy for those experiencing bereavement at this difficult time.

A dozen ministers have offered to contact people, listen to them, offer prayer if wanted. You can refer someone by emailing their name and phone number to: sian@lincoln.activefaithnetwork.com ​​​​​​​ or the following phone number can be passed on 01522 370148.