Counselling & Mental Health Service
We offer a free and confidential counselling service for all our students. Our dedicated team of professional, experienced counsellors are available for appointments at all main campuses and will try to offer appointments at times to suite you.
Your tutor or mentor can refer you to the Counselling and Mental Health Service or if you prefer you can contact us directly by submitting your contact details below.
For self-help resources please down the list below:
Mental Health Support with ASPIRE*
*Advice and Support to Promote Independence and Resilience for Everyone
We offer ongoing support for our learners with mental health issues. If you are finding it difficult to cope and are struggling with your studies, we can help you to access the support, advice and information you need.
If you need advice or if you are worried about your own or someone else’s mental health, please contact us with your message below.
SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT: at ASPIRE we also offer students the opportunity to connect and engage in social activities, within and outside the College.
If you are interested in knowing more, please contact us using the form below
Your sexual health is an important part of your overall wellbeing, which is why we provide free and confidential help and support at all of our campuses.
The C Card is a sexual health drop-in clinic offering free condoms, pregnancy tests, and advice. It’s held at Freemen’s Park Student Services and Abbey Park room 2.31 (level 2) on Mondays and Thursdays from 12 -1pm.
Choices gives you further options. It offers the following services for free:
- pregnancy testing
- emergency contraception
- sexual health screening
- contraception including condoms, the pill, patch, etc.
- sexual health advice
- pregnancy advice
This clinic is held at Freemen’s Park room 3.10 at 11am – 1pm Tuesdays, and Abbey Park room 2.31 at 12.30 – 1.30pm Wednesdays.