Useful websites to promote healthy workplaces

    • Contacting NHS services
    • Contacting NHS services

General information on workplace health and well being

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Mental health and well being

Domestic abuse

  • Women’s Aid - a charity for women experiencing domestic abuse and provides a useful online information pack of the support available locally and across the UK
  • Domestic abuse 24 hour helpline 0808 2000 247
  • Victim Support 0845 30 30 900
  • Northumberland Woman’s Refuge 01670 820199
  • Relate (for any relationship issue) 0191 2329109


  • The Health and Safety Executive have guides for employers on managing alcohol at work called Don’t Mix It, and another on drug use in the workplace, Drug Misuse at Work (PDF, 156Kb)
  • DrugScope - provides reliable information on drugs and their effects.
  • Alcohol Concern - gives help and advice on alcohol related issues and the support available.
  • Escape Drugs support helpline 07702 833944
  • Alcoholics Anonymous 0191 5214400

Carers support 

  • Carers UK, Carers and work - gives information to help people who look after someone to juggle work and caring, and make choices about returning to work.