Emergency contacts for students

Life-threatening emergency

Call 999 immediately

then, if on campus:

  • Call Security Services on 0114 222 4444
Mental health crisis

Is it an emergency?

e.g. overdose, poisoning, self-harm, suicide attempt

  • Call 999
  • Visit Accident & Emergency at the Northern General Hospital
  • Call University Security Service on 0114 222 4444

NHS Sheffield Helpline

  • Tel: 0808 801 0440
  • Staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Contact The University Health Service

  • Tel: 0114 222 2100

Samaritans

Samaritans provide confidential support 24 hours a day by telephone 116 123

Victim of crime

Rape and sexual support

If you have just been assaulted and you feel that you are still at risk or that others may be at risk:

  • While on-campus call University Security on 0114 222 4444
  • While off-campus call the Police immediately on 999

Victims of hate crime

Call Security Services on 0114 222 4085

Support from other organisations
  • Fire (non-emergency) (0114) 272 7202
  • National Health Service helpline (111)
  • Police (non-emergency) 101
  • Police (deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired) 18001 101
  • Rockingham Drug Centre (0114) 275 5973
  • Racial Equality Line (0114) 220 2020 (Police Non Emergency)
  • Samaritans 116 123 (free)
  • Sexual Assault & Referral Centre Crisis Support 01709 427327
  • Sheffield Rape Crisis 0808 802 0013
  • Victim Support (0114) 278 8891
University and Students' Union Support Services
  • Accommodation (0114) 222 6041
  • Chaplaincy (0114) 222 8923
  • Central Welfare and Guidance (0114) 222 4321
  • Nightline listening service (does not operate in vacations) (0114) 222 8787
  • Security Services (0114) 222 4085
  • Student Advice Centre  (0114) 222 8660
  • Student Access to Mental Health Support (SAMHS) (0114) 222 3635
  • University Health Service (24 hours) (0114) 222 2100