Looking After Yourself at Home

by | Apr 22, 2020 | Wellbeing | 0 comments

Living at home in the current situation is challenging and you might feel like you haven’t got your usual support network around you. The Student Wellbeing Team have put together this support network resource to help you to identify the types of support you might need right now and space for you to include where you can access this support.

We understand that some of you may be experiencing particularly difficult situations whilst living at home, so we have included the contact details for a number of organisations which may be able to support you if this is the case.

If you’re feeling isolated at the minute, take a look at the infographic below, which talks about how to feel socially connected whilst being physically distant:

On the other hand, you may also be feeling overwhelmed due to a busy household environment. If this is the case, have a look at this infographic on looking after yourself whilst at home:

This short video also provides some general tips about how you can look after your wellbeing whilst at home:

However you’re feeling at the minute, remind yourself that it’s okay to feel that way. Be kind to yourself, and make sure you’re including wellbeing activities in your daily routine. If you need any inspiration for how to do this, check out the Six Ways to Wellbeing guide to looking after yourself at home.