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: https://www.wellbeing.admin.cam.ac.uk/services-signpost
For University of Cambridge students:
Student Support at Cambridge: https://www.studentwellbeing.admin.cam.ac.uk/
Support in a crisis (daytime & out of hours): https://www.studentwellbeing.admin.cam.ac.uk/crisis-support-and-information
Support within Colleges: https://www.studentwellbeing.admin.cam.ac.uk/college-pastoral-support
Unsure of where to access support? https://www.studentwellbeing.admin.cam.ac.uk/where-go-accessing-support
NHS First Response service: https://www.cpft.nhs.uk/service-detail/service/first-response-service-frs-21/
Members of the general public can call Samaritans for free on 116 123, email them at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit samaritans.org. Or they can contact Samaritans (Cambridge): https://www.samaritans.org/branches/cambridge/ Cambridge Nightline (peer-led listening & information): https://cambridge.nightline.ac.uk/.
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 http://www.counselling.cam.ac.uk/staffcouns/staff. If you need urgent support (outside of working hours), please use the contacts listed here: https://hr.medschl.cam.ac.uk/a-great-place-to-work/wellbeing/wellbeing-support-services/.