Farming Community Network
A confidential, national helpline that is open every day from 7.00 am to 11.00 pm. Volunteers provide free, confidential, pastoral and practical support to anyone who seeks help.
Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution
Offers financial support, practical care and guidance to farming people of all ages, including farmers, farmworkers and dependents.
Helpline operated by the Farming Community Network giving farmers in need access to free, impartial and confidential support from four charities. Helpline open every day from 7.00 am to 11.00 pm.
- The National Directory of Rural Support Groups on the You Are Not Alone website lists more farming support groups across the country.
- Samaritans – helpline open 24 hours a day on 116 123.
- Devon Mind.
- Mind in Somerset.
These recorded Trading Standards Farming Partnership online sessions focus on how those in farming can support their own mental health and wellbeing, as well as that of their family and friends in the rural community.