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

Wellbeing Service

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


Bowland (Tom Meaney)

Cartmel (Ffion Jones)

County (Kate Deeming)

Furness (Taryn Whitford)

Fylde (Taryn Whitford)

Graduate (Anna Lewis)

Grizedale (Sara Mellen)

Lonsdale (Ffion Jones)

Pendle (Sara Mellen)


Wellbeing drop-in

The College Wellbeing Officers also facilitate the Service's wellbeing drop-in.  This runs each term-time weekday evening (with the exception of Bank Holidays and University closure days) between 6-7pm, in the Security Lodge on main campus, Bowland Avenue, opposite the Chaplaincy Centre.  No appointment is needed, and it is an oppportunity for a brief talk with someone from the Service.

Outside of term-time please contact the Counselling & Mental Health Team on 01524 592690 or with any wellbeing queries.


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