I Am Feeling Lonely

Note: Self-help is not suitable for those who are feeling desperate or have frequent suicidal feelings. Please see your GP or contact Student Access to Mental Health Support (SAMHS) as soon as possible.

In Crisis - mental wellbeing

You can talk to Nightline

  • “..talk through a concern around your relationships, health, studies or anything else that is bothering you, or if you simply wish to have a chat, we are always here to listen”
  • Student-run, confidential and anonymous listening and information service serving students across Sheffield.
  • 0114 222 8787—available 8pm-8am (term-time)
  • Instant Messenger (IM) and email listening available if you’d rather not phone.

You can talk to the Multi-Faith Chaplaincy

  • Leaders from several faiths provide a confidential listening ear and/or spiritual guidance, regardless of personal beliefs.
  • Centre based in the Octagon and is open 9.30am - 5pm Monday to Thursday and 9.30am - 2pm Friday.

Are you looking for people with similar interests?

  • The Students’ Union supports hundreds of student run societies that cover lots of different interests or activities.
  • There are hundreds of sessions to get active and meet people across campus. From team sports, gym classes and beginner’s introductory sessions.

I feel homesick

Have you stopped being able to do normal social and academic activities?

Please seek practitioner support from:

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