Please use this page to help you to look after your well being at this time. We will update with relevant links and articles from time to time.
Check your employment and benefits rights
You may be worried about work and money during the COVID 19 outbreak – which can have a big effect on your mental health.
If you have not already, you might want to talk with your employer. Find out about government support for businesses and self-employed people and understand your sick pay and benefits rights.
Citizens Advice service's work involves providing advice on issues such as debt management and welfare benefits, housing, immigration and asylum, employment, consumer complaints and landlord-tenant disputes.
Websites and Services
Every Mind Matters - an NHS resource with tips for looking after children and young people during the Coronavirus outbreak.
The charity Mind has a website full of useful information. This link is to the young people's pages Young People: Coronavirus and your wellbeing but it is worth looking around the site for yourselves as well.
Health Connections Mendip work one-to-one as well as we running Health Connections groups such as Talking Cafes, Self Management Programme, On Track goal setting groups, introduction to exercise sessions and a Health and Wellbeing Information programme.
Young Minds Tips, advice and guidance on where you can get support for your mental health during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.