Support Services Timetable

 

There are lots of different services and clinics that run from the University and Student’s Union to provide you with a wider choice of easily accessible support during your time here.

 

AccessAbility Centre

Support and advice for students with dyslexia or other specific learning difficulties, sensory disabilities, mobility difficulties, mental health conditions and autism.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm

Website: le.ac.uk/accessability-centre

Phone: +44 (0)116 252 5002

Email: accessable@le.ac.uk

Advice Service

Free, confidential academic, housing and signposting advice.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm.

Email:advice@le.ac.uk

Phone: 0116 223 1132/ 1184/ 1109.

Get in touch via this this online form, or book a phone/ Skype appointment here.

C-Card

C-Card allows you to obtain free condoms and lube from a range of venues during opening hours.

Registration takes only a few minutes. You will be asked a few simple questions such as your age and address. All the information is kept confidential by the service.

You can register for C-Card in person at the Advice Service, between 11am-3pm, Monday to Friday. Please visit the Advice Service on floor 2 of the Percy Gee building for more information.

You can also register for a C-Card at the venues below:

  • Well Clarendon Park

    78 Queens Rd, Clarendon Park, Leicester LE2 1TU

  • Victoria Park Health Centre

    203 Victoria Park Rd, Leicester LE2 1XD

  • Boots Gallowtree Gate

    30-36 Gallowtree Gate, Leicester LE1 1DD

  • Boots Highcross

    Highcross Shopping Centre, 38-39 Shires Ln, Leicester LE1 4FP

If you can’t get to one of these venues you can also sign up over the phone with the NHS sexual health team. Call 0300 124 0102 option 1.

For more information please visit Leicester Sexual Health.

Free Legal Advice Clinic

The Legal Advice Clinic is a free service offered by Law students, academics and local professionals.

The clinic provides legal advice in several areas of law which we believe may prove to be relevant for our potential clients; e.g.

  • Landlord and Tenancy Law
  • Employment Law
  • Contractual Disputes
  • The Clinic cannot advise on actions against the University of Leicester, Criminal Law, and Personal Injury cases.
  • The Clinic cannot advise against issues that have already been to court, are going to court, or you have already / are seeking legal help from a practising firm at the time of the interview.

 

To book an appointment, please email lawadviceclinic@leicester.ac.uk and request an ‘Initial Client Details’ form.

Additional information is available on their website.

 

Nightline

Nightline is a listening and support service run by students for students, which provides listening, support and information services.

Their Instant Messaging service is open Monday and Thursday nights 8pm-2am. You can find the IM link on their website.

More information is also available here.
Student and Library Information Services

Includes services such as Student Counselling, Student Welfare and Career Development.

Opening hours vary so see here for details.

Email studentservices@le.ac.uk  or call 0116 252 2448.

Located on floor 2 of the Percy Gee building.

Therapy Dog sessions are located in the Advice Service office, floor 2 of the Percy Gee building.

Therapy Dog

Therapy Dog sessions take place every Tuesday during term-time, between 1.15-3pm. They are held in the Advice Service office, on floor 2 of the Percy Gee building.

To book a 15 minute slot email advice@le.ac.uk with the following details:

- Your availability

- Name

- Phone number

- Number of people attending (up to 3 allowed)

Victim First

For support to help you cope and recover from being a victim of crime, please get in touch with Victim First directly.

Victim First drop-ins will be resuming on Friday 29th October, and will be running on the last Friday of each month (during term-time only), between 12-4pm.

Drop by on one of the below session dates to speak to someone.

Session dates:

- Friday 29th October 2021

- Friday 26th November 2021

- Friday 28th January 2022

- Friday 25th February 2022

- Friday 25th March 2022

- Friday 27th May 2022

Located in the SU Advice Service Clinic rooms, floor 2 of the Percy Gee Building.

Further information about Victim First, as well as access to their web chat, can be found here.

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University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH
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