College and JCR Welfare

St Cuthbert's JCR provides a non-judgemental, confidential listening and signposting service. The JCR Welfare Officers are students elected by the members of the JCR and here to provide peer support for you. They also form a link to the other forms of help within the College and University.

The Welfare Officers for 2018-19 are: Senior Welfare Officer  (senior-welfare@cuths.com), Male Welfare Officer (male-welfare@cuths.com) and Female Welfare Officer (female-welfare@cuths.com).

To help organise and manage the running of welfare campaigns we additionally have two assistant welfare officers. You can apply for this role during the JCR elections in Michaelmas Term

The student support office can be contacted on student-support@cuths.com for those preferring to talk to a member of staff.

Welfare Blog

Throughout the year the welfare team will make blog posts about events and goings on in college so keep an eye on the blog to stay updated!

University Support

Durham University provide many forms of specialised support, such as the Counselling Service, Disabilities Service, and Student Union Advice Services. For more information on these, click here.

Order Sexual Health Supplies

If you want to request sexual health supplies (including condoms, lube, dental dams and pregnancy tests) place an order with the new online order form!


The Welfare Officers appoint a Campaigns Team each year, who run campaigns within college. Anyone in the JCR can apply to be a member of this Campaigns Team. Campaigns are managed by the two Assistant Welfare Officers.