Coronavirus (COVID 19): Wellbeing and mental health resources

Promoting and supporting good mental health and wellbeing for solicitors is a key priority for the Law Society.

We’re aware that the coronavirus pandemic and the social distancing measures are having a significant impact on the profession. We’ve put together a set of resources to help you and your teams.


LawCare is a charity specialising in mental health and wellbeing for the legal community.

Its helpline is open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5.30pm: 0800 279 6888

LawCare’s live chat is available on:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday from 1.15pm to 5.30pm
  • Thursday from 9am to 1.15pm 

Resources for practitioners

Helplines for professional and personal support

Stress and mental health


Blogs and articles:

Resources for managers

HR and people management


Blogs and features:

Course: Supporting others and creating a mentally healthy workplace culture

Two-part webinar series with Pearl Moses, our lead risk and compliance consultant, and Marie Dillon, director at Leading Minds. This series was created to help attendees understand the regulatory obligations around wellbeing and develop effective practices to manage their own mental health and build a more mentally healthy workplace culture.

Date: 16 and 26 March
Time: 12pm to 1.30pm
Cost: £95 plus VAT
Location: Online

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