TBF-Teacher Support Network
- Sickness, accidents, bereavements, family complications, stress at work - thereare a whole host of problems which bring unexpected financial and emotional difficultiesin their wake.
- The Teachers Benevolent Fund can often help in such circumstances by providingcounselling, and financial and other assistance to serving teachers and their dependants,as well as retired colleagues. It also provides residential care for the retired.
- The TBF complements statutory agencies - particularly in areas of need too delicatefor official handling or outside the confines of the welfare state.
- Our local TBF Secretary (who has many years of experience) or the national helpline (0207 554 5222) can always be contacted with complete confidentiality.
- Teacherline provides confidential counselling to thousands of stressed teachersevery year. Freephone: 0800 0562 561