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LIVE Smart: Students who are carers

Student guide to living and studying in Dundee. Aligned with LEARN Smart

Enquiry Centre

Enquiry Centre

Come into the Enquiry Centre with all queries and questions.

Opening Hours

  • 9am - 5pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 10am - 5pm, Wednesday
  • Closed for Lunch 12.30pm - 1.30pm 
  • Extended opening hours during welcome in September.

Contact Us

Carers UK

Carer UK Logo - making life better for carers

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

Tide together in dementia everyday

Tide (together in dementia everyday) is a support network for carers who care for people with dementia


Student Funding Unit

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)

Penny the Pig, mascot of University of Dundee Student Funding

Carers of Dundee Website

Carers of Dundee Logo


One-stop online platform for unpaid carers, families, and the workforce in Dundee.

Packed with information, resources, service signposting, events & learning opportunities – you can find it all here.

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.

Perth and Kinross Carers Hub

PCAVS Perth and Kinross Carers' Hub


PKAVS  - Perth and Kinross Carers' Hub 

Aims to improve the lives of carers through practical and emotional support, advocacy, training and information about services, rights and benefits. 


Angus Carers' Centre

Angus Carers' Centre 

Provides information, advice and a range of services to carers located in Angus and the surrounding areas.


Fife Carers' Centre

Fife Carers Centre logo

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


University Counselling Service

People talking

Offers free counselling to students and staff.

Emergency session for people in crisis  - please contact for available times

To find out more or to make an appointment with the University Counselling Service

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

Tel: 01382 384164


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

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