Another interesting piece in The Guardian that looks at the growing need of more funding for universities, to enable them to give support to the increasing number of students that need mental health support. With demand for the already overstretched support increasing fourfold during the Covid-19 crisis, the need is a real one.
The ProtectED Code of practice highlights the measures that universities need to have in place to fully support staff and students mental wellbeing, making our Founder Member Universities stand out among the UK universities as being fully equipped and ready to invest in the right support. But with unprecidented demand due to the current situation, we support the need for extra funding as some universities are being overwhelmed. Read the full article here.