Helpline open 9am – 7:30pm Monday – Friday, 10am – 4pm Weekends & Bank Holidays
LawCare has a network of Peer Supporters, people who work in the legal profession who may have been through difficult times themselves and can offer one-to-one support, friendship and mentoring to helpline callers referred to them. At present were are looking for Peer Supporters in certain areas:
If you're interested in being a Peer Supporter for LawCare, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, or call +44 1268 771333 for a chat about what's involved.
We are also looking for Helpline Volunteers who are available to cover occasional shifts on the LawCare Helpline on weekdays. If you're a retired legal professional, or working part time, or for any other reason you are available to help us out on Monday to Friday, and you'd be interested in volunteering for this challenging but rewarding role, please contact us. Full training and support will be given.
You may like to read the following blogs from our volunteers: how talking helps, being a LawCare trustee .
Help us achieve our vision of a legal community that values and supports mental health and wellbeing by raising awareness that it's okay to talk about these issues and there is support available.
If you are worried about a colleague, a friend or someone in your family, talk with them about what may be troubling them and let them know about LawCare. If you need support to talk to someone you are worried about, contact us, in confidence - we can help. Call our helpline 1800 991801 or read our factsheet.
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We rely on contributions from professional bodies, individuals and legal practice organisations to carry out our work. The easiest way to donate securely is online.
Payroll giving – your employer may support you to make a regular monthly contribution from your salary.
Sponsorship – if your organisation is interested in sponsoring an aspect of our work such as materials or events, please contact us at email@example.com, we would be happy to talk to you.