A college counsellor is available for all students free of charge and this service can be accessed from any campus on an appointment or drop-in basis. The service is completely confidential and is offered by an experienced, friendly and professional counsellor.
Emotional support is available for a whole range of issues faced by students such as relationships, stress, past events, traumas, bereavement, anxiety, panicky feelings, anger, depression, eating problems, substance misuse, family problems, homesickness or just feeling that things aren’t ‘quite right’. Referrals can be made to other agencies if necessary.
CALL – Community Advice and Listening Line 0800 132 737
www.callhelpline.org.uk - Support for mental health
Samaritans www.samaritans.org.uk 0345 909090
www.student.counselling.co.uk/guide.html A guide to a wide variety of problems and solutions.
Young Minds www.youngminds.org.uk - Information on a range of subjects relevant to young people.