Support services for students
Support service contact information
If you or someone else is in IMMEDIATE DANGER, CALL 000 - POLICE
If you or someone else needs URGENT MEDICAL ASSISTANCE, CALL 000 - AMBULANCE
If have been impacted by sexual assault, harassment and/or violence, there is a wide range of support for you at UC and in the broader ACT community. Navigating where to go and who to reach out to for support can feel overwhelming. All support organisations listed below are free to access and seeking help will not impact your academic record or your student visa status.
A team of social workers and wellbeing support workers providing individualised support, confidential advice, referrals, and general information.
02 6206 8841
A multidisciplinary health clinic providing confidential health and wellbeing support. Bulk-billed GP, psychology and nursing services
02 6201 2351
Delivered by Lifeline, the Crisis Line is available to students 24/7 for counselling and general wellbeing support.
T: 1300 271 790
Text: 0488 884 227
The Residential Life Manager is the primary contact for residents living on campus at UC.
0455 776 648 (UniLodge)
0466 329 079 (Campus West)
If you have experienced any form of violence or harassment, sustained an injury or identified a potential hazard on campus, we encourage you to reach out to us and let us help.
An inclusive service supporting people impacted by domestic and family violence.
02 6280 0900 (24/7)
Text: 0421 268 492
CRCC provides crisis lines, counselling and advocacy for anyone who has experience sexual assault and/or violence.
02 6247 2525
0488 586 518 (text only)
Counselling support for people experiencing violence and abuse.
(1800 737 732)
Free Legal Support for all students.
(On campus at UC in 1C70 Tue & Wed 9-5)
1300 654 314
Therapeutic support and safe housing to women and children escaping violence.
02 6230 6900
Relief and support to women and children experiencing gender-based violence
1800 937 638
Online form - https://wesnet.org.au/about/contact/
ACT Policing is responsible for providing policing services to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT).
131 444 (Police Assistance Line)
Access Mental Health is the central point of entry to access mental health services.
1800 629 354 (24/7)
(02) 6205 1065
A safe and caring environment for victims of sexual assault.
Address: Canberra Hospital, 5, Gilmore Cres, Garran ACT 2605
02 6244 2184 (Monday to Friday 9am-5pm)
(02) 6244 2222 (after hours)
Legal assistance & support for women.
02 6257 4377
1800 634 669 (freecall)
24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services
13 11 14 (24/7)
Counselling and support to men over the age of 16 in the ACT who have experienced sexual assault or childhood sexual abuse.
02 6287 3935
Support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals who have experienced sexual assault.
|02 6247 2525|
Emergency Support Guide
There is a wide range of supportive services in the ACT community if you are impacted by Alcohol, Tobacco and other drugs and/or would like information, advice and guidance
|02 5124 9977 (24/7)|