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Student Mentor Team


The Student Success Mentor team are a dedicated team working within curriculum areas to support all 16-19 core funded students, particularly focusing on those who need extra mentoring and support, to help them achieve their full potential, by;

Student Mentor team:

If you are not a 16-19 core funded learner please see our Student Welfare page for details of the support available to you.

We've included lots of services and agencies available for a number of welfare-related matters below.

To access more information about each service on this page, click on the name of each service (in blue). This should redirect you to the organisations website.

Student Services at City College Brighton & Hove Facebook page


General welfare services

Brighton and Hove Citizens Advice Bureau

Youth Advice Centre

Young People's Centre

Brighton Women's Centre

Directory of specialist welfare services

Benefits, budgeting and financial support 

The Student Mentoring Team can give you information, advice and guidance on the following topics, referring you on to specialist agencies when necessary:

For details of how to contact us, and our drop-in times, see the top of this page.

Also check out our Financial Assistance area here to find out about college bursaries.

Money Advice & Community Support - 'MACS'

The Money Advice Service - 'MAS'



Drugs and alcohol 

Alcohol Brief Intervention Service

Free and confidential advice and information so you can make informed choices about your drinking.


T: Rita Figueiredo - 07717863183, Jude Lynch - 07738994907

Alternative services:


Club Drug Support Service




Sussex Central YMCA housing drop-in

Brighton Housing Trust


Information and support for carers

The Carers Centre/ Young Carers Project

Film from Young Carer's Project


General health

NHS 111 for non-emercency advice


Refugees and asylum seekers

Refugee amd Asylum Seekers Project (RASP)


Sexual health

SWISH - Information on sexual health services in Brighton and Hove

Claude Nicol Centre


Mental health

City College counselling service

BEAT/ Men Get Eating Disorders Too

Right Here

E-motion online counselling service


Students with children

Brighton & Hove Family Information Service

Brighton & Hove Parenting Team


LGBTU students

Brighton & Hove LGBT Switchboard



And one last thing.....

If you haven't found the information you need, then don't forget you can still come and speak to your Student Mentor at either Pelham, Preston or CCE and we can discuss your Welfare needs individually.