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Development of an Early Intervention Model for Trauma in Organisations

Traumatic exposures can have a significant personal and organisational impact and have become common occurrences in the work of the Police a...

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PODCASTS – Wellbeing and Emotional Labour

We’re currently delivering a series of Wellbeing and Resilience Workshops for Line Managers which help to set out why it’s important to ...

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Menopause guidance for policing

Forces across England and Wales are now in better place to support officers and staff going through the menopause, with the launch of force ...

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Oscar Kilo at the Emergency Services Show

On the 18th and 19th September Oscar Kilo will be at the Emergency Services Show in Birmingham’s NEC for the second year running. So much ...

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Police charities to establish police psychological wellbeing centre of excellence

Police Care UK and the Police Treatment Centres have today announced a strategic partnership that establishes a centre of excellence to bett...

Promoting Good Musculoskeletal Health in the Workplace

A blue light services national conference to promote good musculoskeletal health in the workplace is taking place on Tuesday 15 October 2019...

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BLOG – Resilience and Wellbeing by Fiona Meechan

My biggest bug-bear around the concept of ‘resilience’ is that it often gets used to let others off the hook.  A colleague shared a ...

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BLOG – Mental Health Awareness Week by Dr Ian Hesketh

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week. Over recent years we have been working tirelessly to ensure UK policing is equipped to support an...

Self-Support Techniques after a Traumatic Incident

Police Care UK (formerly The Police Dependents’ Trust) have worked in partnership with the Police Federation and Oscar Kilo and developed ...

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BLOG – The Empty Chair by DS Brad Greenstreet

Detective Sergeant Brad Greenstreet is an officer in the New Zealand Police who has a strong interest in mental health and wellbeing in law ...