Emergency Contact Information

 

If you are a student living in University Halls of Residence, your Resident Tutor will be available to assist you in the first instance.

Alternatively, you can call the University Emergency Numbers / Security on:

0151 291 3800/3520 (Hope Park)

0151 291 3700 (Everton)

0151 728 2555 (Aigburth Park)

 

If you don’t live in halls of residence and you are concerned about your own or someone else’s current state of mental health or well-being, 24 hour help is available.

 

The Samaritans

Confidential support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair.

T: 08457 90 90 90 (24-hour helpline)

E: jo@samaritans.org (aims to respond within 12 hours)

 

Saneline

A national out-of-hours telephone helpline for anyone coping with mental illness, whether they are sufferers, carers, or concerned relatives or friends.

Phone: 0845 767 8000 (daily 6pm-11pm)

 

PAPYRUS, HOPElineUK

Are you or is a friend not coping with life just now? PAPYRUS support teenagers and young adults who are feeling suicidal.

T: 0800 068 4141 (free from BT land lines)

E: pat@papyrus-uk.org

Text: 07786 209697

 

The helpline is open Monday – Friday: 10 am – 5 pm/ 7 pm – 10 pm

Saturday & Sunday: 2 pm – 5 pm

 

NHS 111

Available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 

NHS 111 is a fast and easy way to get the right help, whatever the time. You can call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

Call 111 if:

  • you need medical help fast but it's not a 999 emergency
  • you think you need to go to A&E or need another NHS urgent care service
  • you don't know who to call or you don't have a GP to call
  • you need health information or reassurance about what to do next.

 

Your local Accident and Emergency

In case of an emergency present yourself at your local A&E Hospital or ring 999.