Mental health support

Quotation from message from the Vice-Chancellor on 12/7/2022.

For University of Cambridge staff:

Staff wellbeing and mental health support:

**For University of Cambridge students: **

Student Support at Cambridge:

Support in a crisis (daytime & out of hours):

Support within Colleges:

Unsure of where to access support?

NHS First Response service:

Members of the general public can call Samaritans for free on 116 123, email them at, or visit Or they can contact Samaritans (Cambridge): Cambridge Nightline (peer-led listening & information):

Additional information

Quotation from message from the head of department on 9/9/2022.

University support services

The Counselling Service can be contacted on 01223 762160. For further information If you need urgent support (outside of working hours), please use the contacts listed here: