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http://www.collegesni.ac.uk/contact.aspx

Other useful contacts:

 

Lifeline 0808 808 8000  
Carecall Counselling Student Hotline (FREEPHONE)from ROI  0800 389 53621800 409 673 www.carecallsolutions.com
List of Counsellors in NI  Counselling Directory NI
Samaritans 028 3026 6366 0845 790 9090 www.samaritans.org.uk
E-mail: jo@samaritans.org
PIPS - Suicide preventionUpper Bann DistrictNewry and Mourne District(10:00am – 4:00pm Mon – Fri & 2 evenings)  028 3831 0151028 302 66195 E-mail: info@pipsnewryandmourne.org or       seamus@pipsnewryandmourne.org
CRUSEBereavement Care Youth Helpline 080 880 81677028 8778 400 499  (Face-to-face counseling) www.rd4u.org.uk www.there4me.com
Rape Crisis and Sexual Abuse Helpline 028 9032 9002  
Breakthru – Alcohol and Drugs AwarenessTyroneArmagh   028 877 53228 028 375 15459 www.breakthru.co.uk
TranslinkNI Railways/UlsterbusTextphone  028 9066 6630028 9038 7505  www.translink.co.uk
Usit Now Student Travel 01 602 1600  
Bus Eireann (00353 from NI) 0035342 933 4041 Dundalk
  0035349 433 1353 Cavan
  0035347 82377 Monaghanwww.buseireann.ie
Iarnrod Eireann 0035342 933 5521 Dundalk
  0035342 933 5529 Dundalk – after hours enquiries
  0035341 983 5023 Droghedawww.irishrail.ie
Southern ELB 028 3751 2200 www.selb.org
Belfast ELB 028 9056 4000 www.belb.org.uk
South Eastern ELB 028 9056 6200 www.seelb.org.uk
North Eastern ELB 028 2565 3333 www.neelb.co.uk
Western ELB 028 8241 1411 www.welbni.org; www.studentfinanceni.org
Department for Employment & Learning 028 9025 7777 www.delni.gov.uk
UCASMinicom 0870 112 2211 01242 544 942 www.ucas.ac.uk
Queen’s University BelfastSt Mary’s CollegeStranmillis CollegeNursing at Queen’s 028 9024 5133028 9032 7678028 9038 1271028 9097 2233 www.qub.ac.ukwww.stmarys-belfast.ac.uk www.stran-ni.ac.ukwww.qub.ac.uk/nur
University of Ulster 087 004 00700 www.ulst.ac.uk
EGSA – Connecting Adults with Learning 028 3025 6255 www.egsa.org.uk
NI Dyslexia Service 028 9065 9212 www.nida.org.uk
NUS/USITextphone 028 9024 4641028 9032 4873 www.nistudents.org
Aids Helpline 080 013 7437 www.aidshelpline.org.uk
Cystic Fibrosis Trust 084 585 91000 www.cftrust.org.uk
HospitalsArmagh Community HospitalDaisy Hill HospitalGUM ClinicCraigavon Area Hospital  028 3752 2381028 3083 5000028 3083 5050028 3833 4444  
Action Cancer for Patients and Families 028 9080 3344 www.actioncancer.org
Out of Hours Doctor 087 060 06009  
Brook 0800 085023 www.brook.org.uk
Cystic Fibrosis Association Dundalk 00353 42 933 7468  
Women’s Aid Northern IrelandDundalk  0800 917 4747042 933 3245  www.niwaf.org 
Disability Action 028 308 34205028 902 97880 www.disabilityaction.org
Skill: The National Bureau for Students with Disabilities  028 9028 7000 www.skill.org.uk
Disability Rights Commission 0845 604 6610 www.drc-gb.org
Equality Challenge Unit 020 7438 1010 www.ecu.ac.uk 
RADAR: the disability network 020 7250 3222 www.radar.org.uk
NI Deaf Youth Association 028 9023 6453 www.nidya.org.uk
PHAB NI Inclusion Matters 028 9074 6555 www.inclusionmatters.org
People with Disabilities Ireland 042 9745 872  
AHEAD: Assoc for Higher Education Access & Disability (Blackrock) 01 716 4396 E-mail: ahead@ahead.ie
NI Association for Mental Health  028 903 28474 www.niamh.co.ukwww.mentalhealth.org.uk
Young Minds 020 733 68445 www.youngminds.org.uk
Mencap 08457 636 2277 www.mencap.org.uk
Read the signs   www.readthesigns.org
There 4 me   www.there4me.com
MIND   www.mind.org.uk
Young Minds   www.youngminds.org.uk
Jobs & Benefits OfficesArmaghBanbridgeLurganNewryPortadown  028 3752 9777028 4062 0800028 3831 5600028 302 65522028 3839 7200  www.dsdni.gov.uk
Adult Learner Finance Project                                 028 9024 4641 www.money2learn.com/information
Student Finance NI 0845 600 0662 www.studentfinanceni.co.uk
EMA Website for NI 0845 601 7646 www.emani.gov.uk
Southern Area Health Promotion Department 028 374 12424 www.goodhealthinfo.org.uk
CRUSE – Bereavement Care Youth Helpline 080 880 81677028 8778 400499  (Face-to-face counseling) www.rd4u.org.uk www.there4me.com
Don’t Blow It (Student Counselling) 028 417 69912 www.dontblowit.org.uk
Eating Disorders Association Textline 0845 63 4765007977 493 345 www.edauk.com  
ADAPT (Helpline)Monday:09.30am-1.30pm Tuesday: 09.30am-4.30pm Wednesday:09.30am-1.30pm Thursday: 09.30am-4.30pm  028 3834 7535028 3834 8869 www.adaptni.org.uk
Breakthru – Alcohol and Drugs AwarenessTyroneArmaghFreephone (Dungannon Office)Fax (Dungannon Office)   028 8775 3228 028 3751 5459 0808 800 2020 028 8775 3229  www.breakthru.co.ukE-mail: mail@breakthru.co.uk OR            protectlife@breakthru.co.ukKey contact Armagh Office: Paul Edwards/Amanda Boyd
Youthline 0808 808 8000 www.contactyouth.org
Oakdene Counselling Centre Dundalk 042 9338333  
The Mens Helpline 028 9023 7779  
Contact Youth Counselling 028 9045 7848  
You First Counselling Service 0808 800 2020  
Tassk Healthy Living Centre 028 4062 5167 www.tassk.orgKey contact George: Thompson/Helen WoodsE-mail: info@tassk.org
Niamh Louise Foundation Suicide support 028 8772 6217 www.niamhlouisefoundation.comE-mail: info@niamhlouisefoundation.comKey contact: Catherine McBennett
R.E.A.C.T 028 417 69344  
Citizens Advice BureauArmaghBanbridgeLurganNewry Portadown  028 3752 4041028 4062 2201028 3832 3571028 3026 2934028 3835 3260 www.citizensadvice.org.uk
Law Society for NI  028 902 31614 www.lawsoc-ni.org
Parents Advice Centre 0808 8010 722  
CouncilsArmagh City & District CouncilBanbridge District Council Craigavon Borough CouncilNewry & Mourne District CouncilLouth County Council Dundalk Town CouncilDrogheda Borough CouncilMeath County CouncilMonaghan County CouncilCavan County Council  028 3752 9600028 4066 0600028 3831 2400028 3031 3031042 9335 457042 9332 27600 353 41 983 351100 353 46 2158100 353 47 3050000 353 49 433 1799  www.armagh.gov.uk www.banbridge.com www.craigavon.gov.uk www.newryandmourne.gov.uk 
Libraries ArmaghBanbridgeLurganNewry Portadown  028 3752 3142028 4062 3979028 3832 3912028 3026 4683028 3833 2499 www.selb.org/library
Police (Non Emergency number) 0845 600 8000 www.psni.police.uk
Fire Brigade Newry DistrictPortadown District  028 3026 2463028 3839 4690 www.nifrs.org
Adopt 028 9031 9500  
Age Concern 028 9032 5055  
Belfast Rape Crisis and Sexual Abuse Centre 028 9032 9001  
Bullying online   www.bullying.co.uk
Anti Bullying Campaign 020 7378 1446  
Carers NI 028 9043 9843  
Cruse Bereavement young people 0808 808 1677  
Kidscape (Advice on bullying)   www.kidscape.org.uk
ChildlineTextphone for hard of hearing 0800 11110800 40 0222 www.childline.org.uk
Family Planning Association 028 9032 54880845 122 8687 www.fpa.org.uk
LIFE 080 084 94545028 9024 9414 www.lifeuk.org or www.preghelp.org.uk
NSPCCTextphone for hard of hearing 0808 80 050000800 05 60566 www.nspcc.org.uk
Nexus College NI (Sexual Abuse Counselling) 028 9032 6803 www.nexusCollege.org
Welfare Rights Centre 028 3026 7631  
Social Services 028 3026 5522 www.shssb.org
Child Protection Agency 028 3082 5000 www.dhsspsni.gov.uk
Prince’s Trust ProgrammeNewryCraigavon 028 3026 1071 ext 2790 07841 468934028 3834 4543  Martin Rafferty E-mail:raffertym@src.ac.uk Tony Conway 07894594777Mark Neeson 07894594778
Rape Crisis Dundalk 00 353 42 933 491  
Beginning Experience, Dundalk 00 353 42 937 1235  
Brainwave – Epilepsy Support Group Dundalk 00 353 42 9337 585  
Dept of Social and Family Affairs 00 353 42 939 2600  
Community Services Office Dundalk 00 353 42 938 5470  
Citizens Information Centre Dundalk 00 353 42 932 9149  
Legal Aid Centre Dundalk 00 353 42 933 0448  
Social Services Dundalk 00 353 42 933 2848  
St Vincent de Paul Dundalk 00 353 42 933 9056  
Simon Community 00 353 42 932 8764  028 3026 6044 www.simoncommunity.org
NI Woman’s Aid Federation       Helpline 028 9042 9041028 9033 1818 www.niwaf.org
Cara-Friend Homosexual Information 028 9027 8636 www.cara-friend.org.uk
Gay Lesbian Youth NI   www.glyni.org.uk
The Rainbow Project 028 9031 9030  
Relate Teen (Youth Service) 0870 24 26091 www.relateni.org
NCH   www.itsnotyourfault.org
Chinese Welfare Association 028 9028 8222  
Multicultural Resource Centre 028 9024 4639 www.mcrc-ni.org
NI Council for Ethnic Minorities 028 9023 8645 www.nicem.org.uk
Commission for Racial Equality   www.cre.gov.uk
Council for the Homeless NI 028 9024 6440 info@chni.org.uk
SHAC 028 9024 6811 www.shac.org.uk
Housing Rights Service 028 9024 5640  
NIHE – Northern Ireland Housing ExecutiveArmaghBanbridgeLurganNewryPortadown   028 3752 3379028 4066 2721028 3832 6417028 3026 7661028 3836 1895 www.nihe.gov.uk 
Alcoholics Anonymous 028 9043 4848 www.alcoholicsanonymous.ie
Addiction Service 028 9066 4434  
FRANK – (Drugs Helpline) 0800 77 6600              www.talktofrank.com
National Drugs Helpline OfficeHelpline 24 hours 0151 7037 77770800 77 6600  
General Consumer Council For NI 0845 600 6262 www.gccni.org.uk   www.consumerline.org
Website For Young People Exploring Alcohol Issues. www.wrecked.co.uk
Equality Commission 028 905 00600 www.equalityni.org
Health Promotion Agency   www.healthpromotionagency.org.uk
Confidential Information Advice And Support 0808 001 3219 www.connexions-direct.com
Site For Young Carers   www.youngcarer.com
UK Wide Helpline 0808 808 4994 www.getconnected.org.uk
Left Home Or Run Away 0800 700 740 www.missingpersons.org/messagehome.html
Youth Information ROI   www.youthinformation.ie
Tenants Rights ROI   www.threshold.ie
Education: National Centre Of Guidance In Exams ROI   www.ncge.ie
CAO   www.cao.ie
Dept Of Education & Science ROI   www.irlgov.ie/edu
Higher Education Authority   www.hea.ie
Higher Education Links   www.fetac.ie  www.ncva.ie
MABS Money Advice & Budgeting Service   www.mabs.ie
Entertainment
www.oxegen.ie    www.studentalive.com www.allmusic.com
www.dotmusic.com www.whatsonwhen.com   www.fastfude.com
www.hintmag.com www.lazystudent.co.uk    
Careers    
www.jobcentreonline.com www.troubleatwork.org.uk www.thesite.org.uk
www.careersserviceni.com    
Other    
www.about.com www.bbc.co.uk/learning www.howstuffworks.com