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LawCare’s vision is of a legal community that values, promotes and supports good mental health and wellbeing.
Our mission is to provide support, information and advice to all branches of the legal profession.
Feeling the pressure of work or study, experiencing relationship or financial problems, coping with illness or dependency? bereavement, anxiety or depression.
Read our tips for physical and mental wellbeing along with information on mental health initiatives across the legal profession.
We are delighted that our helpline has received the Helplines Standards Accreditation from the Helplines Partnership in the UK after months... Read More
The Law Society of Ireland has published a new wellbeing statement on its website detailing a number of initiatives in place to support the... Read More
New figures released today show the number of lawyers calling the LawCare helpline is increasing.
We dealt with nearly 900 calls in 2017... Read More
You are not alone if you are feeling the pressures of work or study or coping with relationship or financial problems, illness, bereavement, dependency or anxiety. Many lawyers face challenges such as these. Read true stories of how people in the legal community have coped with difficult times.
I was working for a firm in Monaghan, and had forged a good career there, spanning 20 years, since I’d first qualified. I started to... Read More
My name is Jonathan de Lance-Holmes and I work for Linklaters LLP as a partner in the Investment Management Group. I have been working for... Read More
Like most of my friends I enjoyed a drink through my late teens and early twenties, usually at the weekend. I qualified as a psychiatric... Read More