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Emergency contacts

If you feel at immediate risk of harm or require immediate emotional, psychological or mental health support please see the numbers below:

On campus support

Community Safety Team
(first aid response, including mental health first aid)
024 7652 2083 (non-emergency, 24hrs)
024 7652 2222 (emergency, 24hrs)
Warwick Health Centre
(for an urgent doctor’s appointment)
024 7526 3418 (ring at 8am for same day appointment, subject to availability)

Residential Community Team
(if you live on campus)

024 7652 4702 (Mon - Fri, 9am - 11pm and weekends 2.30pm to 11pm)

For out of hours support please visit 

Off campus support

Emergency Services (Police, ambulance, fire services)


Non-emergency police contact (reporting minor and non emergency crimes


NHS Mental Health Services including the Crisis Team (Central Booking Service) 0300 200 0011 (24hrs)
Accident and Emergency (UHCW) University Hospital, Coventry
City of Coventry NHS Healthcare Centre 0300 200 0060 (daily, 8am - 10pm)
Support Services
(24/7 online and anonymous support for mental health)
Sign up with your Warwick email address
Mental Health Matters 0800 616 171 (24hrs)
0300 330 5487 (from mobile, 24hrs)
NHS 111 111 (24hrs)

Dear Life

Coventry and Warwickshire Suicide Prevention Microsite
Papyrus (young suicide prevention society) 0800 068 4141 (Mon - Fri, 10am - 5pm & 7pm - 10pm. Weekends 2pm - 5pm)
Samaritans 116 123 (24hrs)
SANE 0300 304 7000 (daily, 4.30pm - 10.30pm)

Stay Alive App

The Stay Alive App is a pocket suicide prevention resource for the UK, packed full of useful information t help you stay safe. You can use it if you are having thoughts of suicide or if you are concerned about someone else who may be considering suicide.


Staying Safe

Online safety plan


Wellbeing for Warwickshire

Wellbeing for Coventry

Voluntary and community sector support helpline provided by 'Wellbeing for Warwickshire' in Coventry and Warwickshire

0800 616 171 (24hrs)
Shout (Free, 24/7 support for people in crisis) Text SHOUT to 85258
Coventry Safe Haven Mon - Wed 6pm - 11pm
Other Helpful Contacts

Alcoholics anonymous

0845 769 7555 (24 hours)

Anxiety UK

03444 775 774 (Mon - Fri, 9.30am - 5.30pm)

BEAT (Eating Disorder Support)

0808 801 0677

Bipolar UK

0333 323 3880

Cameron Grant Trust

01675 443610

CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably)

For men aged 15-25

0800 58 58 58 (Daily: 5pm - midnight)

Change Grow Live (CGL)

02476 010241

Coventry & Warwickshire - AmparoLink opens in a new window

0330 088 9255

CRASAC (Coventry Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre)

02476 277777

Cruse bereavement care

0844 477 9400 (Mon - Fri, 9am - 5pm)

Gambling helpline

0808 8020 133 (Daily - 8am -midnight)


Hate crime, domestic abuse and sexual violence support services to LGBT+ victims/survivors

0800 999 5428

Switchboard LGBT+ (listening services for LGBT+ people)

0300 330 0630

Mental Health Support Network provided by Chasing the Stigma/Hub of Hope

Online service


0300 123 3393 (Daily - 10am - 10pm)

MindLine Trans+

Confidential listening service for trans and NB people, and their friends and family

020 7064 6500

Narcotics anonymous

0300 999 1212 (daily - 10am - midnight)


0845 120 3778 (Mon to Fri, 9am - 5pm)

Rape crisis

0808 802 9999 (Daily, 12pm - 2.30pm and 7pm - 9.30pm)

Refuge (domestic violence support)

0808 2000 247 (24 hours)

SARC's (sexual assault referral centres) are specialist medical and forensic services for anyone who has been raped or sexually assaulted, you can find your nearest centre here. If you have been subjected to any form of sexual assault, there are people who can support you.  

Stonewall Housing

Access to safe spaces for LGBT+ people

020 7359 5767

Victim support

0808 168 9111 (24 hours)

The Students Against Depression - Students Against DepressionLink opens in a new window

Online service

We are Rethink Mental IllnessLink opens in a new window

Online service

Get in touch

 Students, please contact us via the Wellbeing Portal

 024 7657 5570

  We are here (Senate House, ground floor)

Opening hours

 Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm (Friday until 4pm)

 Brief consultations - Monday to Friday 10am-3pm


If you are on campus and require out of hours emergency help please contact Campus Security on 024 7652 2222 or read our emergency contact information