LawCare: Supporting the Legal Community - Law Training Centre

Introducing LawCare

Law Training Centre understands the unique pressures a working student faces. When the strain becomes too much, did you know LawCare is there to offer a helping hand. LawCare’s aim is to promote good mental health and wellbeing in all branches of the legal profession. It is there as an anonymous, discreet and experienced service for anyone within the legal industry, their family or friends.
LawCare is an independent body, who receives donations from law firms and individual legal professionals. Their site is full of useful fact sheets for those struggling with issues such as addiction, visceral trauma and stress, to name a few. If a legal professional or student in law is experiencing difficulties, LawCare provides a free helpline between 9am and 5:30pm Monday to Friday. They can also be contacted via email. All calls and emails are answered by trained staff and volunteers who have worked in law and are better able to understand the unique pressures this profession has.
On top of that, LawCare runs a peer supporters programme, offering one-to-one support. This is accessed through the LawCare helpline. All peer supporters have first-hand experience of working in law and offer support, mentoring and friendship to those experiencing issues such as addiction, stress or depression.
LawCare also educate and can give guidelines to law firms about mental wellbeing and mental health awareness.

How to access LawCare services

You can visit the LawCare website to access information about stress, suicide, addiction any many other mental health issues that can affect individuals. There is also guidance for law firms on how to make their workplace a mentally healthier work environment.
To access support: Сall: 0800 279 6888 between 9:00 am – 5:30 pm Email:

Why choose us?

We are specialised legal trainers, solely focussed on the provision of legal and business training for aspiring and qualified lawyers. We have a deep understanding of the current legal sector and the training needs of those who work within it. Our course delivery is uniquely engaging, having full regard of how precious time is for those not only studying law, but also practising at the same time. We are here to support our students and partners by providing them with the tools to stand out from the competition and accelerate their legal career.