Harassment can have a huge impact on your everyday life. We believe that every student and staff member should be able to study and flourish in a safe and secure environment, free from any form of harassment or inappropriate behaviour. We have a range of support services, and reporting options, available to you.
Are you in immediate danger? If you are in immediate danger, or seriously injured, call 999.
Find a safe space. If an incident has just happened, try and find somewhere you feel safe. If you are at the University you can call University Security 24/7 on 0121 414 4444 or go to your nearest University building and ask someone to phone Security for you. You use the SafeZone app to get assistance on campus or report an incident. The app will directly connect you to the appropriate safety team or first responder for that area, who will provide the assistance you need.
University of Birmingham support
To access further support, submit a report with your contact details via Report and Support and an appropriate person will contact you. (For more information regarding what happens when you make a report, please click here)
If you are an employee of the University you can access support from the Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)which provides a completely safe and confidential service where you can discuss your situation. Your problem will be listened to, you will be offered impartial advice and you can talk you through your options
Citizens Advice provide useful information relating to harassment including; what to be aware of, what options are available, and how to get further support.