Important Direct Lines

We understand that living in a new city means you don’t know who to call in a time of need. That’s why we have made up this list of important phone numbers, for that hour of need!

Housing – student housing doesn’t need to be stressful, so make sure you are organised.

  • Yorkshire Water: 08451 24 24 24
  • York City Council (tax department): 01904 551550
  • Refuse/waste: download the OnePlanetYork app to find out your bin days!

Keeping Yourself Safe – safety in numbers, people! (phone numbers, get it?!)

  • Nightline: 01904 323 735
  • Street Angels: 01904 416777

Health and Wellbeing – don’t suffer in silence, there is always someone to listen to and these phone numbers are incredibly useful and important.

  • Mind: 01904 647014
  • IDAS (Domestic Violence): 01904 646630
  • Reflect (Pregnancy Advice): 01904 676710
  • Atlas (Drug & Alcohol Advice): 01904 464680
  • Frank: 0800736600
  • Mesmac: 01904 620400
  • Samaritans: 01904 655888
  • York Carers Service: 01904 715490

Getting about – York is easily done by foot, but for alternative forms of transport, here are some ideas!

  • Streamline: 01904 656565
  • York City Council Parking Office: 01904 551 309
  • York Train Station: 01302 362175
  • York Bus Services: 01904 551 550

Emergency Services - …emergency!!!

  • Police Non Emergency: 101
  • Police Emergency: 999
  • Fire Service: 999
  • Ambulance: 999
  • York District Hospital: 01904 631313

University

  • University Main Reception: 01904 612512 – they will be able to direct you to all relevant services.
  • YSJSU Vice President Welfare & Diversity: 01904 629816
  • Other important direct lines (internal)
  • University Finance: 01904 876870
  • University Wellbeing: 01904 876477
  • University Student Advice: 01904 876477
  • University Security: 01904 876444 / 876777
  • University Accommodation: 01904 876650 / 876660
  • University International Office: 01904 624624
  • University Chaplaincy: 01904 876606 / 876607

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Sabbatical Accounts:

SU President – Laurie Illingworth

Vice President Education – Izzy Tooke

Vice President Welfare & Diversity – Katie Irving