It can be difficult to know where to turn in the event of, or following a crisis or emergency.

Talking to someone you trust such as a family member or friend can often help and may enable you to manage difficult situations and feelings.

You could also talk to your G.P., Residential Adviser, University Counselling Service or the Advice and Guidance Team.

Campus Support

Campus Support operates to ensure a safe and secure crime-free environment within the University community, through the provision of a proactive and vigilant Campus Support team.

In cases of EMERGENCY contact 0151 794 2222.

For general enquiries please call 0151 794 3252.

Campus Support provide a chaperone service within the campus grounds during the hours of darkness, subject to availability of security staff. To access this service call 0151 794 3252

Merseyside Police

In an emergency call 999 and ask for the police.

If your call is not an emergency (not urgent) dial 101.

For further information: http://www.merseyside.police.uk/

Medical Emergency 

In a medical emergancy call 999 and ask for an ambulance.

If your call is not a 999 emergency, you can call 111.

For further information: http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/AboutNHSservices/Emergencyandurgentcareservices/Pages/NHS-111.aspx

Accident and Emergency (A&E) 

The nearest Accident and Emergency department to the University is located at the Royal Liverpool Hospital, Prescot Street Liverpool L7 8XP

Tel: 0151 706 2000



If there is something troubling you, you can speak to the Samaritans in confidence 24 hours a day 365 days a year. You don’t need to be suicidal


Sexual Assault and Rape

Rape and sexual assault disclosure information for staff

Rape and sexual assault information for students

SAFE Place Merseyside is the Sexual Assault Referral Centre for the Merseyside area. Offering a service for both males and females who have been sexually assaulted both recently and at anytime in the past



Gas, Water and Electrical Emergency

Gas Emergency-National Grid

Water Emergency-United Utilities

Electrical Emergency