Useful Contacts

Useful Contacts

Here are some contacts that you might find useful:

Funding

Bursary Officer South Lanarkshire College

College Way
East Kilbride G75 0NE
Tel: 01355 243018
Fax: 01355 231044
Email: bursaries@slc.ac.uk

Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS)

Saughton House
Broomhouse Drive
Edinburgh
EH11 3UT
Tel: 0300 555 0505
Email: saas.geu@scotland.gov.uk
Web: www.saas.gov.uk

Student Loans Company

100 Bothwell Street
Glasgow
G2 7JD

Tel: 0141-306 2000
Fax: 0141-306 2005
Web: www.slc.co.uk

SDS Individual Learning Account (ILA)

Tel: 0800 917 8000

www.myworldofwork.co.uk/section/funding

Scottish Funding Council (funding for colleges and universities in Scotland)

Web: www.sfc.ac.uk

Financial / Debt Problems

Student Services, South Lanarkshire College

College Way
East Kilbride
G75 0NE

Tel: 01355 270750
Fax: 01355 231044
Email: studentservices@slc.ac.uk

Citizen’s Advice Scotland

Web:www.cas.org.uk

Tel: 0808 800 9060

 Scottish Debt Advice Centre

Web:www.scottishdebtadvice.com

Tel: 01569 760 321

General information and welfare

The Mix (free helpline for young people)

Web: www.themix.org.uk
Tel: 0808 808 4994

Lone Parent Helpline (confidential information on lone parent issues)

Tel: 0808 801 0323 Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4.00pm

Careers / Jobs / Voluntary Work

www.myworldofwork.co.uk

www.efinancialcareers.com

www.s1jobs.com

www.scotjobsnet.co.uk

www.jobstoday.co.uk/scotland/

www.talentscotland.com

www.education-jobs.co.uk

www.bbc.co.uk/jobs/

www.vaslan.org.uk/

www.gcvs.org.uk

Qualifications

Scottish Qualifications Authority

Tel: 0345 279 1000
Fax: 0345 213 5000
Email: customer@sqa.org.uk
Web: www.sqa.org.uk

Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework

Web:www.scqf.org.uk

Return to study

Young Scot
Web: www.youngscot.org

Department of Work and Pensions

Web: www.dwp.gov.uk

Self-harm / Suicide

Several members of College staff are ASIST trained.  Please ask in the Advice Centre.

www.samaritans.org.uk

T: 116 123

www.breathingspacescotland.co.uk

T:  0800 83 85 87

www.childline.org.uk

T: 0800 1111

Homelessness

www.relationships-scotland.org.uk/family-mediation

www.relate.org.uk

www.shelter.org.uk

Domestic Abuse & Gender Based Violence

https//www.womenaid.org.uk/

http://www.wasl.org.uk/

www.rapecrisisscotland.org.uk

http://www.galop.org.uk/

https://www.scotland.police.uk/

www.nationaldomesticviolencehelpline.org.uk
Tel: 0808 2000 247

 

Support / drugs / victim support

www.knowthescore.info

www.actionagainststalking.org

www.emlc.org.uk

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender issues

www.lgbtyouth.org.uk

www.transgenderscotland.org

www.parentsenquiryscotland.org

www.scottishtrans.org

Care Experience / Care Leavers

www.whocaresscotland.org

www.propel.org.uk

Carers

www.carers.org

www.prtlcc.org.uk

www.slcn.co.uk

Estranged Students

http://www.thestandalone.org.uk/

http://www.thestandalonepledge.org.uk/

Veterans / Service Leavers

https://www.armedforcescovenant.gov.uk/

Scottish Public Services Ombudsman

Freepost SPSO

Universities

University of the West of Scotland
T:  0141 849 4101
W:  Web: www.uws.ac.uk

Glasgow Caledonian
T: 0141 331 3000
W: www.gcal.ac.uk

Glasgow University
T: 0141 330 2000
W:  www.gla.ac.uk

Strathclyde  University
T: 0141 552 4400
W: www.strath.ac.uk

The Open  University
T: 0300 303 5303
W: www.open.ac.uk

UCAS
W:  www.ucas.com
T: 0371 468 0468