• 24 Hour Student Wellbeing Support Line: on 0800 970 5020 (outside UK: +44 141 271 7168) – this is staffed by counsellors from our partner counselling provider Validium -  24 hours a day, 7 days a week

  • SilverCloud: a free online resource using CBT practices that you can work through on a number of different courses such as anxiety and depression  
  • Validium VClub: an online support option which all University of Essex students can access, further details can be found here -    You can login online by using the login: UniofEssex and password: Wellbeingsupport                    
  • Security (24 hours) – 01206 872125 or 872222 in an emergency on Colchester campus
  • Southend Campus Accommodation:
Telephone University Square reception on 01702 328408 or 07920 821678
In an emergency:
     NHS/Paramedics - Dial:
    111 (if you need help now but it’s not an emergency) 
    999 (for immediate life threatening emergencies) 


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