WHAT SUPPORT IS AVAILABLE?
There is lots of support available both on campus and in the wider community to help you to stay health, support you when you are struggling, and to help you to have a great experience whilst you are at Brunel.
Below are links and details of some of the support options available, but if you can't find what you are looking for, or you need someone to chat to about what is the best route forwards, then please get in touch with our advice team and they will be happy to help.
Being Well, Living Well toolkit and self care tips
Being well, Living Well is a flexible online toolkit for students, full of practical tips and tools for maintaining a healthy mind and body.
welfare support for students
The university has a highly trained team of staff ready to help you with your challenges and at times of crisis. Find out how to get in touch with them here.
concerned about a friend or fellow student?
Use the Report and Support function to make the welfare team aware.
BRUNEL MEETING HOUSE
The Meeting House is a dedicated space unlike anything else on campus. When you step through the door you immediately step away from the pressure of university life. Here you can ‘slow down’, soak in the peace of the 'Quiet Room' or enjoy a cup of tea or coffee in the lounge area – all for free!
hillingdon womens' centre
For over 36 years, Hillingdon Women’s Centre has been supporting the needs of women in our community. To find out more, visit their website.
Student Space is a free online tool by Student Minds to help support students with mental wellbeing tips, as well as individual phone/online support services.
Visit studentspace.org.uk, call free on 08081895260 between 3pm and 12am or text ˜STUDENT" to 85258 24/7
The Samaritans work to make sure that there's always someone there for anyone who needs someone 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. You can call 116123 (free from any phone) or email firstname.lastname@example.org (response time to emails 24 hours).
Text SHOUT to 85258 if you need immediate support during a mental health crisis, 24/7.
Support for those experiencing anxiety. Call 0844 9674848 (every day, 10am-10pm). During the night a crisis message is played of recorded breathing exercises that can help you through a panic attack. You can also access the crisis service 24hrs a day by calling 01952680835 or visit www.nopanic.org.uk