Self Help Advice
We understand how hard it has been on families to cope with the stress associated with this difficult time.
We have put together some resources which might help you and your family to cope if you are struggling or you know someone who is finding it hard.
This section of our website aims to give information and resources on how to manage your emotional well being during this time.
Victims of domestic abuse will be able to access safe spaces at Boots pharmacies consultation rooms where they can contact specialist domestic abuse services for support and advice. Launched by charity Hestia’s UK SAYS NO MORE campaign, the scheme is in response to the desperate situation facing many victims who are isolating with perpetrators during lockdown.
People experiencing domestic abuse can use Boots Pharmacies as safe spaces in conjunction with Hestia - individuals just need to ask to use the consultation rooms. Link to press release from Hestia is below:
Here’s an article on mindfulness that gives a few ideas on how to do it and why it’s useful (for adults and children) at this time: