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Counselling, support, financial assistance and more available to members through Recourse.

Recourse offers these support services to all staff in further and higher education and their families, and they include:

  • Counselling: confidential, solution-focused counselling on personal and workplace issues
  • One-to-one coaching: personalised practical and emotional support via a secure email system
  • Information, advice and support material: news, guides and factsheets on relevant topics such as well-being, work-life balance, workload problems, stress management, coping with bereavement, and dealing with difficult people
  • Financial assistance: a needs-based grants and loans programme
  • Money management advice: individually tailored strategies to address financial difficulties, restructure debt and secure benefits
  • Signposting to relevant organisations: the information you need to take the next steps to a better future.

All these services can be accessed online at the Recourse website, or through a 24/7 telephone support line,

  • UK: 08000 562 561
  • Wales: 08000 855 088
  • TXT: 07909 341229
  • The Support Line is a 24/7 service

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Help Recourse grow

You may not need Recourse right now, but you might one day - and it relies on voluntary donations from individuals to keep going.

You can help by:

  • donating to Recourse
  • encouraging others to donate
  • holding a fund-raising event in aid of Recourse.

Click to find out more about how you can help.

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