GET connected GET connected

The new online hub Get Connected from your SU has many great ways to help you stay positive, stay connected to university life and make the most of staying at home.

 

Wellbeing information Wellbeing information

There are a variety of resources available for you to access online during the isolation period due to Covid-19. 

 

Student App Enlitened

Enlitened have partnered with the UK’s student mental health charity, Student Minds, to bring their expert advice and support to students.

Students can now access Student Minds’ content through the Enlitened app, along with enhanced support for their mental health.

See more information and download Enlitened here.

 

Mindfulness videos

UEA academic Dr Kate Russell (EDU) has recorded a series of mindfulness videos for students and staff to try guided meditation in their own homes or gardens. Read more information and to view the videos here.

 

Norfolk and Suffolk Foundation Trust - First Response

First Response is a 24/7 helpline offering immediate advice, support and signposting for people with mental health difficulties.

If you are experiencing something that makes you feel unsafe, distressed or worried about your mental health you can now call the helpline on 0808 196 3494.

 

More resources and charities offering specific guidance and support.

  • Mind has produced some useful advice and guidance for people who are worried about Covid-19 and how it could affect their life. 
  • Student Minds has specific guidance on how to look after your mental health while staying at home.
  • Every Mind Matters, a mental health campaign created by Public Health England, have created a range of resources with tips and advice on how to look after your mental wellbeing during the covid-19 outbreak.
  • Headspace have put together some resources on their website to help with relieving stress, feeling overwhelmed and more. Including resources for supporting employee mental health, including guided mediation and exercises. 
  • The Online Recovery College have a range of courses available here, with subjects covering Lifestyle and Wellbeing, 5 Ways To Wellbeing, and Covid-19 related coping strategies.
  • The Norfolk and Waveney Wellbeing Service has online support to help support wellbeing during the Coronavirus pandemic, students can use their University address in order to request a place on these online webinars They also have other Wellbeing courses available.
  • If you are currently working, ACAS have information about the Covid-19 situation, and employment on their website.

Further details and more links can be found on this Wellbeing Resouces page.

online ideas online ideas

Here are some of our favourite online ideas:

Live streams:

 

Let us know if you have any suggestions to add to the list.