Introduction to healthcare in London

Moving to study at university can be a daunting time. Goldsmiths offers a range of support to help students with their wellbeing whilst away from home.

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Goldsmiths offers a free counselling service to help students who are struggling. This short term service is completely confidential and can help those who are experiencing problems such as anxiety or depressed feelings. Talking to a professional counsellor could help provide a new perspective. 

More in-depth information and how to arrange a wellbeing appointment. 


Local healthcare

Local healthcare is available within the surrounding areas of the university. London is divided into different NHS (National Health Service) trusts, you will be able to register with a doctor close to your accommodation. 

If you are new to the UK you can read a guide to the UK medical system on the UKCISA website