The Wellbeing, Counselling and Mental Health Services are available to all Lancaster students

Counselling and Mental Health Service

To access counselling or mental health support please complete the student online self-referral form.

If you have any questions, please use the following contact details:

Telephone: +44 (0) 1524 592 690


Location: You can access the service via The Base, which is located in University House. The entrance opens on to Alexandra Square. Please see the campus map.

Postal address: Counselling and Mental Health Service, c/o The Base, A-Floor, University House, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YW

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


Wellbeing Service

For general welfare advice, please contact the wellbeing officer for your college:


Bowland (Kate Deeming)

Cartmel (Julian Morris)

County (Kate Deeming)

Furness (Taryn Whitford)

Fylde (Taryn Whitford)

Graduate (Anna Lewis)

Grizedale (Sara Mellen)

Lonsdale (Julian Morris)

Pendle (Sara Mellen)


During Term Time College Wellbeing Officers are available at various times throughout the week and also offer appointments and drop-ins.

Monday to Friday (evenings) (A18 Furness College)

5-6pm for booked appointments

6-7pm drop-in

7-8pm for booked appointments

Saturday (A18 Furness College)

10-11am drop-in

11-12pm for booked appointments

Outside of Term Time please contact the Counselling & Mental Health Team on 01524 592690 or with any wellbeing queries.