You should feel free to contact SUPRA’s Student Advice and Advocacy Service or our Legal Service for any academic or personal issues. For issues we can’t help with, we can refer you to another appropriate service, some of which are listed below.
Counselling and Psychological Services (CAPS) – service provided by the University
The University of Sydney Psychology Clinic – affordable psychological services
1800Respect – open 24 hours to support people impacted by sexual assault, domestic or family violence and abuse
MensLine – phone or online counselling service for men with emotional health and relationship concerns
Lifeline Australia – 24-hour crisis and suicide support hotline
Twenty10 – LGBTIQA+ counselling and support
QLife – anonymous and free LGBTI peer support
ACON – community health, inclusion and HIV responses for people of diverse sexualities and genders
Blue Knot Foundation – adults surviving childhood trauma information line
Rape and Domestic Violence Services Australia
St James Ethics Centre – ethics counselling service provides a safe, non-judgemental space for reflection and the exploration of dilemmas, challenges and issues
Migration Agents Registration Authority (MARA) – find a migration agent
Sydney Talent – University of Sydney recruitment
Unions Australia – online advisory service
Fair Work Ombudsman – workplace complaints
University Health Service – free doctor service for students
SWOP (Sex Workers Outreach Project) – Community based peer education sex worker organisation focused on HIV, STI & hepatitis C prevention, education and health promotion for sex workers in NSW
Mental Health Line: 1800 011 511 – free 24-hour telephone service staffed by mental health clinicians for people with mental health problems, their families and carers. Please note that this is not an emergency service. People in life-threatening situations should instead call 000 to receive immediate help.
RPA Sexual – FREE, confidential and no Medicare card is required to access the service.
a[TEST] – Offers fast, free and confidential rapid HIV and STI testing service for gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men, regardless of HIV status.
Check OUT LGBTIQ+ Sexual Health Clinic – HIV / STI screening for all LGBTIQ+ people and cervical screening for all LGBTIQ+ people with a cervix. Sex workers (of any gender and/or sexuality) are always welcome.
Tenants Union of New South Wales – tenancy rights and advocacy
New South Wales Office of Fair Trading – tenancy law and standard tenancy documents
NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT) – the tenancy tribunal
Child Care Finder – (Australian Government resource) find a child care centre
Transport Info – for up-to-date public transport information
Need more help?
Student Advice and Advocacy Service
Our Student Advice and Advocacy Officers (SAAOs) can help with academic and wellbeing issues, such as academic appeals, renting and supervision.
Our Legal Service solicitors can help with a range of legal issues, including migration law*, intellectual property, contracts, fines and criminal law.
*MARNs 1911813, 1912229