Sources of advice

Information on the harassment advisers in each department/faculty/unit and college should be available from notice boards, intranet or your administrator. The information may also be obtained by emailing the confidential inbox This email address should be used if you wish to seek the name of an adviser outside your department/faculty/unit or college.

In addition to your college welfare contacts, peer supporters, tutors, supervisors and directors of graduate studies, students have a number of other sources of support available: 


Sources of support and advice for students
  Email  Telephone Website
Student Counselling Service (2)70300
Oxford SU (2)88466
Security Services (2)89999 - Emergency 
(2)72944 - Enquires

Sexual Harassment and Violence Support Service
Rainbow Peers (LGBTQ)     
Peers of Colour    
Oxford Nightline   (2)70270 8AM - 8PM

Togetherall free 24/7 mental health support for students and staff



In addition to your line manager, Departmental Administrator / Head of Administration and Finance, HR contacts,  staff can speak to: 

Sources of support and advice for staff
  Email  Telephone Website
Employee Counselling Service   0117 934 2121

Occupational Health Services  (2)82676
Security Services (2)89999 - Emergency 
(2)72944 - Enquires

Togetherall free 24/7 mental health support for students and staff

Trade Unions
  Email  Telephone Website
Academic and related staff (Oxford UCU members) Bernadette Wheeler (2)88472
Support staff representative (UNISON) Alan Jenkins
Support staff representative (Unite) Peter Belk


External resources
  Email  Telephone Website

Emergency 999

Non-emergency 101
Stop online Abuse

Stop Hate UK
The Samaritans 116123
Victim First    0300 1234 148
Safe! for 8 to 25 year olds in Oxfordshire 01865 582 495
Resources for Sexual Violence, Domestic Abuse, Stalking and Honour Based Violence
  Email  Telephone Website
Rape Crisis England 0808 802 9999
Oxford Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre
Survivors UK (for male survivors) 02035983898
Rape and sexual assault overseas
National Association for people abused in Childhood (NAPAC)
Reducing the risk - Domestic abuse in Oxfordshire 01865 965055
Mankind (for male survivors of Domestic Abuse)

01823 334244

Galop (LGBT+ anti-violence charity)
LGBT Foundation - Domestic Abuse Support
Karma Nirvana (honour crimes and forced marriages)
National Stalking Helpline 0808 802 0300