Out of hours support

If you are looking for mental health support in an emergency you could try one or more of the following options.

If you need to talk to someone when the Counselling and Mental Health Support Service is closed:

Out of Hours Support Officers (term-time only)

Phone +44 (0)1782 733004 (or 33004 free from any internal phone)

Resident Advisers (if you live on campus)

Phone +44 (0)1782 733004 and ask to speak to a Resident Adviser (or 33004 free from any internal phone)

Security/sexual violence support (24/7)

Phone +44 (0)1782 733335 (or 33335 free from any internal phone)

External support services:

North Staffordshire Access Team offer 24/7 mental health cover. They are based at Harplands Hospital Phone +44 (0)300 123 0907 (Option 1)
For a medical emergency (a life-threatening situation), call an ambulance Phone 999
Visit an emergency department at a local hospital The closest is Royal Stoke: Accident & Emergency Department, Royal Stoke University Hospital, Newcastle Rd, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 6QG
When you need help fast, but it is NOT a life-threatening emergency Phone 111
Contact your own GP or out of hours GP support  

While the service is not out of hours, you can also access the NHS Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Wellbeing Service.