CUSU and University Support Services

Key Information and Points of Communication

Linkline

Phone
01223 367575 / 01223 744444, every day of full term 7pm - 7am
Email
linkline@cusu.cam.ac.uk
Address
17 St. Edward's Passage, just round the corner from the HSBC on Market Square.
Website
www.linkline.org.uk

Linkline is a listening and information service run by students for students. You can call us to talk about anything - we are non judgemental, anonymous and completely confidential. We are open from 7pm until 7am, and will accept drop-ins to our office between 7pm and 11pm. Students can also now call us for FREE from their bedroom on our Cambridge University extension number: 62212.

CUSU Welfare

Phone
01223 333 313, weekdays 9am - 5pm, ask to speak to the Welfare Officer
Email
welfare@cusu.cam.ac.uk

University Counselling Service

Phone
01223 332 865
Website
www.counselling.cam.ac.uk
Address
2-3 Bene't Place, Lensfield Road

Free confidential counselling service for students. Useful leaflets available from the offices or on the website.

Counselling Directory

Phone
0844 803 0252
Website
www.counselling-directory.org.uk

Online directory connecting users to conselling services throughout the UK.

Beeline

Phone
01223 333 179, Saturday and Sunday 3 - 5 pm
Email
beeline@cusu.cam.ac.uk

Non-judgemental information and support on pregnancy, sexual health, HIV/AIDS, being a student parent, abortion, adoption, contraception and emergency contraception.

Student Advice Service

Phone
01223 746 999
Website
www.studentadvice.cam.ac.uk/welfare

Extensive information (and links to much more information) on range of welfare issues.

Disability Resource Centre

Phone
01223 332 301
Address
Keynes House, Trumpington Street
  • Advice, support and facilities for students who need help with disabilities of any kind.
  • Support for dyslexic students including arranging assessments, study support and advice on exam arrangements.
  • Resource room containing useful publications, leaflets and equipment for use by students, including a Braille machine.

CUSU LGBT

Email
lgbt-welfare@cusu.cam.ac.uk
Website
www.lgbt.cusu.cam.ac.uk

Eating Disorders Support

Phone
01223 740 555, Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 - 10pm
Email
eds@cusu.cam.ac.uk
Website
www.cusu.cam.ac.uk/campaigns/eds

University Switchboard

Phone
01223 337 733
Website
www.cam.ac.uk/cambuniv/currentss

For numbers of any University Office, Department, College or organisation.

Childcare Information Office: Cassie Marks

Phone
01223 332 249
Address
25 Trumpington Street
Email
crm46@admin.cam.ac.uk

Information and advice regarding childcare. For help with local nurseries, childminders or after-school clubs; family accommodation at University Colleges; information on local authority financial provisions as well as advice on available bursary schemes at Cambridge University.

University Dental Service

Phone
01223 332 860
Address
3 Trumpington Street

Register for NHS or private dental treatment. If you register it is far easier to be seen in an emergency.