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Health, Wellbeing and Faith
Our Psychological Wellbeing Service incorporates Counselling, Therapy and Mental Health mentoring.
Need to talk? Our team are available by email on each campus or you can:
Complete our online referral form - it should take only 15-20 minutes. Please note, you will need your Student number for the referral form to be processed.Counselling & Therapy - FAQs and contacts
Information from the NHS about a range of health issues that students can be at a higher risk of suffering from:
Important health information for all new students:
New Students Health Advice
Register with a local doctor:
NHS Doctor Search
Register with a local dentist:
NHS Dental Surgery Search
Advice and guidance for staff and students on the health, safety and welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults who access our services.
Safeguarding Policy and Procedure
Health Emergency: Telephone 999
Health Non-emergency: Telephone 111
Samaritans: Telephone 116123
Self help books and ebooks
Responding to a student in emotional distress
Our Chaplaincy team are here to listen and help.
See local events and faith groups:
Chaplaincy and Faith in Carlisle
Chaplaincy and Faith in Lancaster
Contact the Chaplaincy Team
The University understands that on occasion students may experience wellbeing difficulties that have a detrimental impact on their ability to study, beyond the normal sickness absence, and normal extenuating circumstances procedures.
Fitness to Study Policy and Procedure