External Partners

We work with lots of different external partners to provide you with the best support available.

Barnsley Stop Smoking Service

Barnsley Stop Smoking service offer free and friendly support for anyone who wishes to quit smoking. The Health & Wellbeing Centre offer in-house smoking cessation appointments, enquire here.

Did you know that our Old Mill Lane building and grounds are a voluntary smoke-free zone!


Improving Access to Psychological Therapies is an NHS service which offers support for those who require some support with their mental health. They support with:
• Depression
• Low mood
• Sleep problems
• Anxiety
• Panic phobias
Referrals for IAPT can be made directly through the IAPT service. Alternatively, you can make a referral through the Health and Wellbeing SPA referral form. IAPT run their appointments in the Health and Wellbeing Centre.


Spectrum offer several sexual health and wellbeing services including:
•  Sexual health advice
 C-card sign up
•  Condoms
•  Pregnancy tests
• Morning after pill
•  STI tests – order here

Spectrum Community Health Centre,
Gateway Plaza,
Sackville Street,
S70 2RD

Rotherham and Barnsley Mind

We are in partnership with Rotherham and Barnsley Mind to provide therapeutic support and counselling for our students.
Mind have Information and support pages for types of mental health conditions.
Student Mental Health Hub – tips for everyday living.


The Children and Young Peoples Empowerment Project have developed a Mental Health First Aid Kit. The idea behind the kit is to provide a number of coping strategies to support emotional wellbeing.

The Open Up Barnsley guide provides emotional wellbeing and mental health support for all children and young people in Barnsley. A version is also available for Sheffield.