Writtle University College statement regarding events in Ukraine

February 2022

Image for press release - Front of Writtle University College main building and Ukrainian flag
(NOTE: This is an archived press release.)

We are deeply troubled by the current situation in Ukraine and wish to express our solidarity with and sympathies for all those whose lives have been impacted.

At this time we remind our community of Writtle University College's inclusive values and the importance of treating those around us with thoughtfulness and respect.

We understand that there are members of our community who are struggling with these distressing events and want to assure you that support is always available.

For advice and assistance, students should contact the WUC Wellbeing Team on wellbeing@writtle.ac.uk. Students may also call 0800 028 3766 at any time of the day or night to talk to trained counsellors (commissioned through Health Assured). Staff should speak to the HR Team at HR@writtle.ac.uk. Staff also have the option to call the employee assistance programme on 0800 030 5182.

We understand how hard this situation is for members of our University College's community and will do everything we can to support those who are affected.