Student Wellbeing

As a student, your health and wellbeing are very important to us. It is vital that you know what support is available and how the various health services can be accessed. There are a number of services available to provide support to you during your studies at the University. Advice is available from your college, department, central University services, fellow students and the Student Union.

 

General Welfare Resources

Student Advice Service

oxfordsu.org/advice/welfare

advice@oxfordsu.ox.ac.uk

01865 288 466

 

Counselling Service

3 Worcester Street

Oxford OX12BX

01865 270300

counselling@admin.ox.ac.uk

(NB The Counselling Service is entirely free and they can even offer Skype sessions)

The counselling service offers online supportive resources here https://www.ox.ac.uk/students/welfare/counselling/self-help including great podcasts and a massive resource list

 

Peer Supporters

ox.ac.uk/students/welfare/counselling/peersupport

Student peer supporters are available in colleges and departments to talk to you informally about anything concerning you.

 

Rainbow (LGBTQ) Peers: rainbowpeers@admin.ox.ac.uk

Peers of Colour: peersofcolour@admin.ox.ac.uk

 

Disability Advisory Service

3 Worcester Street

Oxford OX1 2BX

Tel: 01865 280459

Fax: 01865 289850

Email: disability@admin.ox.ac.uk

 

Nightline

Independent listening, support and information service run for and by students

Open 8 pm – 8 am during Oxford term time

01865 270 270

Chat via IM: oxfordnightline.org

 

Police

Always call 999 for the police, fire department, or ambulance in an emergency.

To report non-emergency crimes visit: thamesvalley.police.uk/reptcr/reptcr-repform or call 101

 

The Samaritans

samaritans.org

 01865 722122