Mental Health, Physical Wellbeing and Wellness Services for South Yorkshire's Health and Care Workforce


We are proud to offer our diverse 72,000 workforce an easy-to-access and comprehensive health and wellbeing offer that supports mental health, physical wellbeing and emotional resilience.

Mental Health Hub provided by Vivup

We fully recognise the importance of looking after all of our workforce and supporting colleagues to make informed choices about working through personal problems.

The launch of the SY Mental Health Hub in January 2021 provides a wide range of resources to staff free-of-charge, 24/7 and 365 days a year.

On this site you will find information about how to access:

  • Counselling and specialist accredited mental health support - provided by Vivup, accredited by Accreditation Programme for Psychological Therapies Services (APPTS)
  • Recorded wellbeing webinars  - topics such as menopause, Moral injury, Burnout and compassion fatigue
  • Specific themed support - to include men's health and Long Covid
  • Recommended reading - blogs, books and articles
  • National NHSE/I support 
  • 24/7 Menopause support line 

All of the above services are accessible to colleagues in South Yorkshire in the following areas: all 5 Acute Trusts and the 2 Mental Health Trusts, NHS South Yorkshire ICB, Health students at University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University, Health and Social Care, Voluntary sector and Primary Care (to include general practice, optical sector, dental sector and community pharmacy).

We are pleased to be working with Vivup to provide a 24/7 helpline service, to include counselling, self-help information and fast-track access to therapy where needed.

Colleagues can call 0330 380 0658 at any time to access this service.

Once you have contacted Vivup, you will be provided with fast-track access to assessment and the appropriate support pathway:

  • 24/7, 365 helpline 
  • ConīŦdential, high quality, in house specialists 
  • Self help resources and signposting 

We are here to help.

For more information and support resources, please visit here



We are currently conducting a 'Wellbeing Survey' until the end of August 2024.  We would like all our colleagues who work in health and social care to include VCSE organisations to complete this. Use link below. It only takes 5 minutes!! Thank you  


Upcoming Health & Wellbeing and EDI 

Webinars and Courses

Click the box below to see the full list of all upcoming webinars and courses. These sessions are all open to all health and Care workforce within South Yorkshire. If you have any enquiries or feedback about anything that is posted please email

Promotional Video: about the SY HWB Hub

90-second promo video for the Vivup mental health, resilience and wellbeing service

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2024 Key Dates

Supporting diversity in your organisation with dates for your diary

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Apps & Further Resources

NHS staff have been given free access to a number of wellbeing apps and services to support with their mental health and wellbeing.

Find more on Wellbeing apps (NHS England)

Contact us


Twitter: @SYICB_PE

Health & Wellbeing Lead: Caroline Smith

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