PCA Confidential Helpline Fact Sheet
When was the Helpline set up?
Why was the Helpline set up?
To provide confidential support 24 hours a day, where necessary, for professional cricketers past or present, to help them with everyday issues/problems and to ensure that a PCA member or his family, has the comfort of knowing that there will always be someone to talk to should the need arise.
Who can call the Helpline?
Professional cricketers past or present and/or their wives, children and immediate family.
Can a specialist come and see you?
In some cases that is possible, depending on your location and urgency.
What might be a typical reason for calling the Helpline?
Can it help for sports psychology related problems and technical problems within sport?
It is not specifically set up for these types of issues. Many sports teams/individuals use sports psychologists for these areas and as such a specialist should be sought.