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CORONAVIRUS (COVID19) Dear Customers, all face to face training events have been cancelled for a number of weeks. Further cancellations may be necessary. We are continuing to support you in the best way we can. We want to keep you informed so if you are not subscribed to our e-bulletin please email us at We wish you well.

Well-being & Resilience

During the coronavirus outbreak it is important that we all look after ourselves and others. To be mindful of our own well-being and looking out for the signs that indicates that others are struggling with their mental health. There is a variety of resources available offering support and advice.
Care First – support can be accessed by local authority staff

How Care first services can support you during the COVID-19 pandemic 
Tips to look after your Mental Health from Home


NHS Emotional Support Service for all front-line staff

Free & Confidential  Emotional Support Service

Social Care Wales
Health and Well-being resoucres to support you during the Coronavirus Covid 19 pandemic
UK Government
New advice to support mental health during Coranvirus outbreak
Covid 19 guidance on supporting children and young peoples mental health and well-being
Welsh Government, Coronavirus Information Hub – Older People
Older People Wales and the Coronavirus

Welsh Government, Coronavirus Information Hub - Children
Children Wales and the Coronavirus


Using mindfulness - stress, anxiety, depression