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If you need support now;
You can contact University Support Staff
Mental Health Advisors
Telephone: 08457 90 90 90 (24 hours a day)
Provides confidential, nonjudgmental emotional support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those that could lead to suicide. You can phone, email, write a letter or in most cases talk to someone face to face.
CALL (Community Advice and Listening Line)
Telephone 0800 132 737
Offers emotional support and information/literature on Mental Health and related matters to the people of Wales. Anyone concerned about their own mental health or that of a relative or friend can access the service. C.A.L.L. Helpline offers a confidential listening and support service.
NHS Direct Wales
Telephone 0845 4647
Health advice 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Telephone: 0300 123 3393 (9am5pm
Monday to Friday)
Mind provides confidential mental health information services. With support and understanding, Mind enables people to make informed choices. The Infoline gives information
on types of mental distress, where to get help, drug treatments, alternative therapies and advocacy. Mind also has a network of nearly 200 local Mind associations providing local
Rethink Mental Illness Advice Line
Telephone 0845 456 0455 (10am1pm
Monday to Friday)
Provides expert advice and information to people with mental health problems and those who care for them, as well as giving help to health professionals, employers and staff. Rethink also runs Rethink services and groups across England and Northern Ireland.
Telephone 0845 767 8000 (6pm11pm)
Saneline is a national mental health helpline providing information and support to people with mental health problems and those who support them.If you're a carer needing support you can contact all of the above as well as Carers Direct and the Princess Royal Trust for Carers, both of whom are able to provide support and advice on any issues affecting you.