In Crisis - mental wellbeing

Is it an emergency?

  • e.g. overdose, poisoning, self harm, suicide attempt
  • Call 999

Please note that Accident & Emergency is at the Northern General Hospital.

Only minor injuries (not emergencies) are seen at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital.

I am in need of urgent support

Are you struggling with suicidal thoughts?

Please make contact with your GP and see someone as soon as possible

  • Any time of day or night - contact the Samaritans from any phone (including mobiles) on the number 116 123
  • You can contact HOPELineUK. The phone, text and email support is open 10am-10pm weekdays, 2pm-10pm weekends, 2pm-5pm bank holidays
  • Please contact one of the services listed on the University Counselling Service page
  • Or find a place of safety

Sexual assault

I would like to have a meeting for support soon

  • Call 0114 222 4321
  • Explain your situation
  • This may not be straight away, but someone should be able to meet with you in the next 2 available working days
  • If it is a weekend, it may be Monday or Tuesday

None of the above?

Contact support@sheffield.ac.uk or 0114 222 4321. Or if in doubt, go to SSiD on Level 3, Students’ Union Building

You can register for an appointment with SAMHS (Student Access to Mental Health Support) via the online registration page - SAMHS do not offer crisis support