Anytime advice and mental health helpline

Starting at university for the first time? Maybe you’re back for another year, or even switching courses? Whatever challenges the start of this university year brings, let your Anytime Advice Line provide support on issues including:

  • Making friends and socialising
  • Dealing with homesickness
  • Time management tips
  • Drink, drugs and sexual issues
  • Managing finances
  • Tenancy issues
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Juggling studying with work or a family

The Anytime Advice Line is staffed by a team of highly trained and qualified professionals outside of the University who can provide practical information, resources, information about local services, counselling and web-based support on issues including well-being to childcare, stress to debt and loneliness to time management. 

Anytime advice and mental health support helpline - 24/7 support

  • Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
  • In-the-moment emotional and counselling support.
  • Accessible by phone, email and LiveCONNECTSM instant messaging.
  • Information and advice on a range of studying, work, family and personal issues.
  • Confidential.
  • Completely independent from the University.
Freephone: 0800 042 0134 
Email: assistance@workplaceoptions.com
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