Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates for staff and students

Speak to someone

Support available via phone, text, email or video conferencing.

The Counselling Service

Counselling can be provided remotely by telephone or email if needed. 

The Counselling Service 

The Advice Place

Part of the Edinburgh University Students’ Association, the Advice Place is a professional, independent and confidential advisory service.

They advise on:

  • health and wellbeing
  • accommodation
  • finances
  • anything related to your studies

Get in touch online, by phone (0131 507 0815), or book an appointment via Microsoft Teams.

The Advice Place

The Listening Service

Operated through the University Chaplaincy for students, or staff, who want to touch base on any concerns or anxieties, or are looking for a timely or purposeful conversation.

The Listening Service

Nightline

Run by student volunteers, Nightline is an anonymous and confidential helpline for students in Edinburgh. The team are available every night of term between 8pm and midnight via online chat.

Nightline

Breathing Space

Pick up the phone and speak to Breathing Space on: 0800 83 85 87.

A confidential phone line for anyone in Scotland feeling overwhelmed, anxious, depressed.

Breathing Space