and is aware there may be times when they need support and assistance with their studies or personal issues. The College provides a number of support services including a dedicated safeguarding team, wellbeing advisors, counselling service, and equality and diversity. For further information on any of these services please email: email@example.com.
If you have any concerns about yourself, your friends or other students in terms of safeguarding, radicalisation or exploitation report this to a member of staff or directly to the safeguarding team.
The safeguarding team are available term times only.
Designated Safeguarding Lead
- Jo Kelly
- 07824 170018
- Helen Dodds
- 07795 247599
- Karen Vergottini
- 07824 753630
- Charlotte Hiscock
- 07785 950421
- Mary Stanistreet
- 07799 201530
Higher Education, Apprenticeships & Residential (Cross Campus)
- Amie Billett
Or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The working hours for the safeguarding team is term time only, Monday – Thursday: 8:30 – 5pm and Friday: 8:30 – 4:30pm.
If you need support outside of these hours, including weekends, these websites can help.
For safeguarding concerns, please report directly to 0300456100 (Wiltshire) or 0179343669 (Swindon).
If you believe someone is at immediate risk of harm dial 999.
Health Assured are one of the leading wellbeing providers in the UK and can be contacted while the College’s own support services are closed.
If you’re feeling down, stressed about finances, or are worried and simply need a chat, Health Assured counsellors are here to support you with any problem you might be facing.
Call 0800 0283766 or download the My Healthy Advantage app (contact us on email@example.com to use our unique code).
Our team of Wellbeing Advisors are here to support any College student with any worries or problems, however large or small. They can support, guide, and help students to make the most of their time here at Wiltshire College & University Centre.
They never judge, are friendly and approachable and if they can’t help they will help to find the appropriate person.
Simply drop them an email to arrange an appointment:
- Lyndsey Prichard
- Kate Lambley
- Sarah-Jane Morris
- Kat Auber-Hill
Domestic Abuse/Violence (Includes information for males, LGBTQ+, and those at risk of forced marriage/honour based abuse)
- National Domestic Violence Helpline – 08082000247
- The Hide Out
Child Sexual Exploitation/Child Criminal Exploitation
- NSPCC – 08088005000
- PACE (Parents Against Child Exploitation) – 01132405226
Sexual Health & Safety
Wiltshire College & University Centre Counselling Service: Confidential and Professional Support (Term Time Only)
We offer free online counselling for all students in Salisbury, Chippenham, Trowbridge and Lackham.
Are you worried about your child? We recommend these websites for advice and support.
Provides in-person training, individual family support, physical and virtual resources, live events, podcasts and much more.
It can be hard to know what to do when you are worried about your child. The NSPCC have got information and advice on different types of child abuse, how to spot the signs and what you can do to help keep children safe. Family Lives: https://www.familylives.org.uk...
Provides targeted early intervention and crisis support to families. If you need to talk, we’re here to listen.
Parents can find answers to common questions and resources to help protect your child below, including advice around extremism.
Support around online behaviour.
This May Help supports parents and guardians if they are concerned about their child’s mental health and wellbeing.