Support Services

The Student Advice Centre work with many local and national charities that can provide support and advice for staff and students! See below for a list of the agencies, and how you can find out more about them!

Derbyshire Mind -

Derbyshire Mind is a local mental health association, affiliated to National Mind

Derbyshire Friend -

Derbyshire Friend is a charity providing support for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender people

Derby Drinker -

Substance have produced a great website giving you up to date information on alcohol related issues within Derby and lots of resources

Derby Positive Support -

Derbyshire Positive Support provide support for anyone affected by HIV and AIDS

Early Interventions 

Early Interventions is a mental health service for 14-35year olds, who have early onset Psychosis

Derby Youth Service 

First Steps Derbyshire -

First Steps Derbyshire is a charity that provide support and advice around Eating Disorders     
The Samaritans -

The Samaritans is a service offering support to people who are suicidal or despairing, and are on hand 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

Disability direct -

Hadhari Nari Refuge -

Hadhari Nari porvide couselling support and advice to women who have experienced domestic violence 

NHS Blood and Transfer -

NHS Blood and Transfer is the NHS service for blood donation in the UK 

Citizens Advice Bureaux -

The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice

Break Out 

Break out is a drug service in Derby city supporting young people with information and advice around substance misuse

Derby City Police Community Safety -

Derby City Police Community Safety raise awareness on all issues around community and saftey affecting you

Coppafeel -

Coppafeel is a charity that raises awareness of breast cancer and the importance of checking your breasts 

Bullying –

Depression –

Drugs/Alcohol –

Eating Disorders –

Sexual health –

Bereavement – (Cruse for young people)

Senad group- -The SENAD Group provide locally based specialist education, care and community support for the most complex, vulnerable and hard to place young people and adults

Creative Support- -Creative Support is a high quality provider of person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental health and other needs.

Dementia Support-

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