Sexual Health & Contraception. Free & Confidential Drop In Clinic (For Under 25’s).
Visit Us: University of Leicester, First Aid Room, Percy Gee Building (Tuesday 10:30am – 1:30pm)
Phone: 0300 124 0102 – 0800 318 908
C-Card is a plastic card that gives anyone aged 24 and under quick and easy access to free condoms from a range of venues. It is a confidential
service which also offers information and advice about sexual health and relationships.
Visit Us: Upper Ground Floor. Tuesdays 9-11am, and Fridays 2-4pm (Term time only)
Come visit us or contact us if you have any academic issues, we can also give you advice on which other support services would be beneficial to you.
Visit Us: Upper Ground Floor (Monday to Friday 10am-4pm)
Phone: 0116 223 1132
Facebook: Ed Ucation
Finding solutions and support for mental wellbeing, in particular stress and anxiety.
Visit Us: Upper Ground Floor. Mondays & Wednesdays 11am-3pm.
Service that provides psychological assessment and treatment fow what are known as mild to moderate common mental health problems
Visit us: Complete a form (avaliable from Ed Unit) in the designated letterox in Ed.
Opening Times: Please note this service is only avaliable on Tuesday afternoons -if you need urgent attention please contact your GP
Giving first years a friendly face around the University.
A Mentor will share tips and advice to help make first year a supported and enjoyable experience.
Visit Us: Student Hub, Floor 1, Percy Gee Building
Phone: 0116 223 1160
Receive confidential, 1-1 support and signposting from a trained member of staff if you've experienced, or witnessed abuse or harassment.
Visit Us: Upper Ground Floor (Education Unit). Thursdays 2-4pm (Term time only)
Will be starting soon- check back for more information shortly.
For more information about reporting incidents, please click here.
Attend 15 minute petting sessions with Union Pup Vinnie – who is now our therapy dog – it will help you relax, alleviate stress, and reduce anxiety.
Visit Us: Upper Ground Floor. Tuesdays 1:30-3pm, and Thursdays 10:30am-12pm (Term time only)
(David Wilson Library)
Offering support to students with specific learning difficulties, mental health or mobility difficulties, deafness or visual impairment. This includes study support services, specialised study equipment, alternative exam arrangements, and more.
(The Gatehouse - Opposite the main University entrance)
The Chaplaincy offers help and spiritual support for everyone: of any faith or none, for individuals, groups and societies.
Phone: 0116 285 6493
(Charles Wilson Building)
“A free and confidential service, provided by qualified professionals for all current students”. Students can have up to six counselling sessions, lasting around 50 minutes each.
Residential Advisers are students that are employed to provide support and guidance to other students living in halls of residence. A key element of this role is to actively promote a sense of community within each residence in order to maintain the safety, health and wellbeing of all students.
All residents of University accommodation will have a Residential Adviser who will be dropping in on a regular basis to say hello and to deliver useful information or ask for them at your accomodations main Reception.
Providing study advice and skills training via online resources, workshops, appointments with an advisor and options to get involved too.
(Charles Wilson Building)
Providing advice on financial issues, immigration, housing, leaving care, childcare and benefits.
A Welfare Officer is also available in case of emergencies, contactable through University Security on 0116 252 2023 or 0116 252 2888.
(Charles Wilson Building)
The Mental Wellbeing Service offers advice and information to students about mental health and wellbeing. We will be happy to meet with you to discuss your situation.
Joining any of University of Leicester's student groups can be a really positive experience and be really good for your wellbeing. We have around 220 student groups so whatever your interest, you are bound to find a frindly like-minded coimmunity of students to get involved with. See all of our groups here: http://www.leicesterunion.com/top-navigation/activities/find-your-circle.
The Autistic Spectrum Society aims to support the autistic student community within the university.
Welfare group which aim to bring together and represent UoL students who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Trans, Queer/ Questioning, and Ace, as well as non-LGBTQ allies. University can be exciting time for a student, but it can also be a time when students are vulnerable. This is true in for LGBTQ+ students also. Click here to find more information including support with coming out at university, discrimination on campus and supporting a friend.
Co-Chairs: Amy Robinson and Ross Jones
Meeting Times: Wednesdays 2pm-4pm
Meeting Location: LGBTQ Common Room/Alumni Room
MHAS aims to raise awareness of, reduce stigma surrounding and campaign for mental health.
President: Katie Sinfield
Phone: 0116 223 1230
A Law Society Organization which helps the University of Leicester and Leicester Communities to promote greater access to legal aid and secure a better understanding of the law for the future.
A service that allows you to help young adults make informed choices about their sexual and reproductive health.
Coordinators: Amy Legister and Amy Zala
An informal support group offers students the time and space to talk about their experiences with eating disorders, either past or present, in a safe environment.