Student Space offers student one-to-one support for whatever challenge you’re facing via 24/7 text support. Whether it’s your mental health, your studies, money, housing or relationships, Student Space is there to support you.
Togetherall is an award-winning online service designed to help people get support, take control, and feel better. It is an online safe space to talk, share and gain support, 24/7.
Shout is the UK’s first 24/7 text service, free on all major networks, for anyone who is struggling to cope, anywhere in the UK. It can provide immediate support and help, regardless of location.
Papyrus offer confidential support and advice for young people with thoughts of suicide. The Helpline is available to anyone under the age of 35 who is experiencing thoughts of suicide, or anyone concerned that someone else is thinking about suicide. Contact them by calling 0800 0684141.
The Samaritans offer a place to talk and work through things with people in crisis 24/7 and can be contacted on 116 123 from anywhere in the UK.
Where someone is exhibiting behaviour that is causing significant alarm and concern, we advise contacting the Mental Health Response Service that covers Hull and the East Riding on 0800 138 0990, 24/7. If you are at home, please contact 999 or 111, or you may find this NHS Mental Health website useful. There is a NHS library of mental health apps that you may find useful, and also resources on Hull and East Yorkshire Mind and Let’s Talk.
Please note not all these sites have a 24/7 helpline but provide further useful and important information.
For urgent support with regards to sexual violence, please contact the police (999 in an emergency or 101 if there is no immediate danger). The Blue Door and The Survivors Trust provide support and advice, in addition to Galop, RapeCrisis, and SurvivorsUK.
For urgent support with regards to domestic abuse, please contact the police (999 in an emergency or 101 if there is no immediate danger). Refuge have a 24/7 helpline. Hull Domestic Abuse Partnership (Hull DAP) provide local support and advice, in addition to Galop, Hull Women’s Aid, ManKind Initiative, and Men’s Advice Line.