Counselling & Support

Student Counselling Service

Student counselling service offers individual counselling to students on issues such as improving communication and problem-solving skills, coping with stress, building satisfying relationship, adjusting to campus life and planning for further studies or a career. You may directly come to Student Development Office (RM301. 3/F, Lau Chung Him Building) for making appointment or click here for online appointment.
Counselling service

Lingnan University 24-hour Counselling Hotline

It is a specific hotline for Lingnan students supported by the Christian Family Service Centre. You can get immediate counselling support round the clock by calling this hotline. Students with further counselling support would be referred to our student counsellor for follow-up action.



Online Counselling Services

Name of Organization

Website /Telephone No.

Service Hour

The Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention,
The University of Hong Kong
Open Up

WhatsApp / SMS:
91 012 012
Mon to Sun 24 hours

The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups


Mon to Sat




(uTouch Portal)

The Boys’ and Girls’ Clubs Association of Hong Kong

Nite Cat Online


9726 8159 / 9852 8625

Mon, Tue & Fri

6pm - 2am

The Samaritan Befrienders Hong Kong Chatpoint
Mon to Fri: 4 pm - 1 am
Sat, Sun and Public Holidays: 8 pm - 1 am

24-hours Counselling & Crisis Hotlines

Name of Organization

Telephone No.

Social Welfare Department Hotline


Choose language, then press 0

Hospital Authority Mental Health Direct 2466 7350
The Samaritans 2896-0000

Suicide Prevention Service (Cantonese only)


The Samaritan Befrienders 

Hong Kong Hotline (Cantonese only)


Caritas Family Crisis (Cantonese only)


Richmond Justone (Cantonese only)