What kind of help do you need?
Need Urgent Help or Support?
Concerned about the Impact of your Mental Wellbeing on University
If you have academic concerns (missing seminars / lectures, consider yourself at risk of failing your course or considering leaving or deferring University) please contact your Personal Tutor or Programme Leader directly. Progression Team - Faculty Progression Officers who can help guide you through academic processes and put you in touch with the correct services to solve your problems.
Tel: 0191 515 2600 Web: https://sj.sunderland.ac.uk/student-information/support-services/progression-team/ Submit an enquiry via Compass
Emotional and Psychological Wellbeing
Your GP If you are not registered you can find your nearest GP by using thisNHS GP Finder.
Papyrus - A national UK charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide. If you are a young person at risk of suicide or are worried about a young person at risk of suicide Tel: HOPELINEUK 0800 068 41 (9:00 am to 12 am (midnight) everyday Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.papyrus-uk.org
In a 'Mental Health' Crisis
If you have a mental health problem and are experiencing a mental health crisis you can contact your local NHS Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Service. If you are under the care of a mental health team and have a specific care plan that states who to contact when you need urgent care, you should follow this plan.
|Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Team||Contact Number|
|Sunderland||0303 123 1145 or Freephone 0800 652 2867|
|South Tyneside||0303 123 1145 or Freephone 0800 652 2867|
|Gateshead||0191 814 8899 or Freephone 0800 652 2863|
|Newcastle||0191 814 8899 or Freephone 0800 652 2863|
|Northumberland||0303 123 1146|
|North Tyneside||0303 123 1146|
|Hartlepool||0800 0516 171|
|Teesside||0800 0516 171|
|County Durham||0800 0516 171|
|Darlington||0800 0516 171|
|York||0800 0516 171|
In an emergency and in need of urgent support: Call 999 or 112