Please see the Mental Health Helplines document for contact details of the support available in Lancashire.

LMC GP Support Scheme

We offer a confidential and independent peer support and mentor scheme for all GPs working in the area across the 5 LMCs. Work-related or personal stress can lead to a feeling of isolation and GPs can experience problems such as burn-out, career/ partnership issues or general unhappiness. GPs wanting general career advice can also access a mentor. Contact Mariah for more information or visit our GP Support Scheme page. 

Practitioner Health Service

Practitioner Health is a free, confidential NHS service for doctors across England with mental illness and addiction problems. The service can help with issues relating to a mental health concern, including stress or depression or an addiction problem, where these might affect work. To access this service email prac.health@nhs.net or call 0300 0303 300.

Doctor Support Network

A Confidential, 24/7 telephone counselling and peer support. Free of charge to all doctors and medical students.

BMA Wellbeing Support Services

A counselling service staffed by professional telephone counsellors 24 hours a day, seven days a week: 0330 123 1245 / wellbeingsupport@bma.org.uk