Top Tips for Blue Light Staff

MindEd have selected the best advice and tips from our large panel of experts from the mental health, ambulance, fire and police services. 

In addition to the tips, MindEd have developed 4 full elearning sessions for Blue Light Services Staff, available here on our main website. The aim of this content is to help staff to identify, better support each other and so to manage early distress and stress in its various forms. 


This document provides general information and discussions about health and related subjects. The information and other content provided in this document, or in any linked materials, are not intended and should not be construed as medical advice, nor is the information a substitute for professional medical expertise or treatment.

If you or any other person has a medical concern, you should consult with your healthcare provider or seek other professional medical treatment. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something that you have read in this document or in any linked materials. If you think you may have an emergency, call an appropriate source of help and support such as your doctor or emergency services immediately.

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