This page provides contact details for alternative organisations offering assistance for nurses, midwives and health visitors.
For advice, information and support for nurses and midwives:
RCN Career and Welfare Service
The RCN Career and Welfare Service offers
- career guidance
- help with CV’s and application forms
- advice on debt management, negotiating with creditors
- advice on welfare benefits and tax credits
- adivce on housing issues
RCN Counselling Service
Tel: 0845 769 7064 (9am - 4pm Monday to Friday)
The RCN counselling service offers free professional counselling for members and student members on work related or personal matters.
WING - Work Injured Nurses Group
Provides help to nurses who are suffering or have suffered illness or injury in the course of their work. Guidance on benefits, study days, information sheets and a UK-wide network for local support.
Tel: 0207 647 3465
For advice relating to pension queries/contributions:
NHS Pensions Agency
Tel: 01253 774 774
Pensions Advisory Service
Tel: 020 8962 4620
This article was originally published by NHS Careers