Internal and external sources of advice

Information on the harassment advisers in each department/faculty/unit and college should be available from the administrator or may be obtained by telephoning (2)70760 or by sending an email to This number and email address should be used if you wish to seek the name of an adviser outside your department/faculty/unit or college.

Academic and related staff representative (Oxford UCU members only)

NameEmail TelephoneAddress
Bernadette Wheeler  (2)88472 UCU Office, 16 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2HY

Support staff representative

Alan Jenkins (Branch Secretary,UNISON)
(2)77010 Bookstack, Bodleian
Peter Belk
(2)82647 Clarendon Lodge, 20 Parks Road

Internal sources of advice

 NameEmail TelephoneAddress
University Student Counselling Service (2)70300 3 Worcester Street
University Staff Counselling Service  (2)82676  
OUSU (2)88466 2 Worcester Street
Security Services (2)89999 - Emergency
(2)72944 - Enquires
Nightline   (2)70270 reversed charges accepted 16 Wellington Square

External sources of advice

Name Email Telephone Address
Police non emergency enquires  


Textphone 18000

Stop Online Abuse - know your rights
Removing offensive graffiti - Oxford City Council aim to remove offensive graffiti within 24 hours.      
Stop Hate UK - a charity that provides independent and confidential support to people affected by Hate Crime.

0800 138 1625 (24 hour confidential helpline)

Text: 07717 989 025

The Samaritans  08457 909090 60 Magdalen Road, Oxford
The Victim Support Scheme 020 7268 0200
0845 450 3883
5 London Road, Bicester, OX26 6BU
Safe!Support for Young People Affected by Crime, a local charity which supports 8 to 25 year olds in Oxfordshire who have been harmed by crime and bullying, and who are finding it hard to recover from their experience.  01865 815 926  

Sexual Violence, Domestic Abuse, Stalking and Honour Based Violence

NameEmailTelephoneAddress /Website

Bright Sky - free to download mobile app providing support and information to anyone who may be in an abusive relationship or those concerned about someone they know.

Rape Crisis England    0808 802 9999
Oxford Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre 01865 726 295 / 0800 783 6294
Solace - Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Bicester (self refer and give statements / forensic evidence without police involvement) phone in advance to make an appointment. 0300 130 3036
Survivors UK (for male survivors)  0203 598 3898

Rape and sexual assault overseas: Foreign & Commonwealth Office guidance



Clean Slate - A confidential and specialist listening and support service for Male and Female victims of physical, sexual, emotional and mental abuse.

  01869 232461

National Association for people abused in Childhood (NAPAC)

0808 801 0331

Help for Adult Victims of Child Abuse
Reducing the risk - Domestic abuse in Oxfordshire  0800 731 0055 / 0808 2000 247 (24 hr)
Mankind (for male survivors of Domestic Abuse)    01823 334244
Galop - advice and support to people who have experienced biphobia, homophobia, transphobia, sexual violence or domestic abuse.  

0300 999 5428
Karma Nirvana - Supporting victims of honour crimes and forced marriages   0800 5999247
Womens Aid - a national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children  0808 2000 247
National Stalking Helpline  0808 802 0300
The Kiran Project - for Asian women fleeing domestic violence and abuse

020 8558 1986


NameEmailTelephoneAddress / Website
Oxford Friend - information, support and counselling services for lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender people  01865 726893