Alcohol & Drugs
Information about managing alcohol safely.
Information and advice about drugs.
0808 808 7777
Independent information and support for carers.
Volunteering opportunities across the UK.
A supportive community which provides online peer support for anyone experiencing a mental health problem.
Lists contact information for support and listening services run in universities and colleges across the UK.
HOPELINEUK: 0800 068 41 41 (weekdays 10am-10pm, weekends 2pm-10pm, bank holidays 2pm-5pm)
07786 209697 (text message service)
Information and confidential support for under-35s at risk of suicide, and others who are concerned about them. Calls and texts to Papyrus' HOPELINEUK helpline service are free from all providers and do not appear on bills.
116 123 (freephone, available 24 hours)
Emotional support for anyone in distress.
Information about student mental health and local peer support programmes.
Students Against Depression
Information and support for students experiencing depression.
University Mental Health Advisors Network (UMHAN)
National network of University Mental Health Advisers.
0808 802 5544
Information for both parents and young people.
Money Advice Service
0300 500 5000
Free, impartial advice about money matters.
The Money Charity
National charity offering information and advice about managing your money.
YourDSA aims to promote and simplify the process of applying for the Disabled Students' Allowances
NHS Choices - Student Health
Advice on student health issues.
NHS Service Finder
Search facility which allows you to look for a health service, including a GP, in your area.
08444 111 444 (England)
0844 477 2020 (Wales)
TextRelay service: 08444 111 445
Confidential advice on a range of issues.
National Careers Service
Information and advice on planning your career.
National Union of Students
0845 5210 262
Promoting and defending the rights of students.
Not Going To Uni
Information and advice about alternatives to university.
Information on study skills.
Save the Graduate
Information and advice about graduating from university.
University and colleges admission service.
International student advice and guidance
Support for care leavers
Support for children in care and young care leavers.
Support for care leavers.