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LIVE Smart: Students who are carers

Student guide to living and studying in Dundee/aligned with LEARN Smart

Dundee Carers' Centre

Dundee Carers' Centre provides practical and emotional support, advocacy and training plus information about welfare rights and benefits. They also run the Upbeet Project  for young adult carers aged 18-30 years.

Enquiry Centre

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Come into the Enquiry Centre with all queries and questions.

Opening Hours

  • 9am - 5pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 10am - 5pm, Wednesday
  • Extended opening hours during welcome in September.

Contact Us

  •  +44 (0)1382 381900
  • Email

Carers UK

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This organisation is dedicated to campaigning for practical, financial and emotional support for carers in the UK.

Fife Carers' Centre

Fife Carers Centre is a small charity dedicated to supporting the unpaid carers of Fife.

Carers' Trust

Support and Information for

carers from Carers' Trust

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University Counselling Service

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Offers free counselling to students and staff.

Emergency drop in clinics are available Monday - Friday at 10:15am.

To find out more or to make an appointment

Opening Hours: 9:00 - 17:00 Monday - Friday

Tel: 01382 384164


Where to find us: Support Hub, OTI Building (see campus map)

Students with Caring Responsibilities

Information about what support the university provides for students with caring responsibilities

Coping with Stress

Learning how to cope with stress makes us more resilient.

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Check out our resource ideas for

Coping with Stress.

Student Funding Service

The Dundee University Student Funding Unit provides financial advice and guidance to all students. To find out more about the services on offer, visit their websiteOr you can book an appointment, pop in, call or email:

Opening Hours: Monday - Friday, 10:00 - 16:00

Tel: +44 (0)1382 384801


Where to find us: Support Hub, OTI Building (see campus map)

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