Information on York Services

Here you'll find information on various services found around York, including taxis, takeaways and helplines, for those in both the University of York and York St John University. If you have a suggestion for content for this page please use the form at the bottom of the page to let us know.

Taxis

 
 
 

Nightlife Services

YUSU Nightsafe

A student-led volunteering project designed to help students and locals, and support night-time staff on student club nights in York.

Street Angels York

A Church-led initiative similar to Nightsafe, operating Friday and Saturday nights, from 9 pm till 2.30 am.  Also operates the 'Safe Haven' to wait at on nights out.

UoY Campus Security

Rapid initial response to on-campus affairs, operating all day, every day, to ensure the safety of staff and students at the University of York.

YSJ Campus Security

24 hours a day, 365 days a year security service for emergency and non-emergency situations alike on the York St John campus.

 

Pharmacies

Whitworth Chemists

275 Melrosegate
YO10 3SN
01904410987

Badger Hill Pharmacy

35 Yarburgh Way
YO10 5HD
01904414912

Boots

43 Coney Street
YO1 9QL
01904653657

Lloyds Pharmacy

210 Fulford Road
YO10 4DX
01904 622652

 

Drop-ins and Helplines

Helpline Partnership

A national directory of helplines for a wide variety of issues, including mental health, education and disabilities.

Castlegate

Free and confidential information, support, advice and counselling
to young people

Survive

Support for victims of rape and sexual abuse in York.

 

UoY Student Support

Common challenges students can face and who to see about them, including UoY Student Support Hub opening hours.

YSJ Student Advice

Links to different avenues of advice for YSJ students, including YSJ Student Advice Team opening hours.

(UoY) Unity Health

On-campus (UoY) health centre, with on-site GPs and nurses & drop-in 'stay and wait' services

(YSJ) Student Health

On-campus (YSJ) health centre, including information on sexual and mental health.

 

Takeaways

Deliveroo

Order from a variety of York-based restaurants that may not otherwise offer delivery.

iOS / Android

Just Eat

Choose from a wide range of local takeaways, incl. pizza, Chinese, Indian and more.

iOS / Android

hungryHouse

Order food from a growing list of peer-reviewed takeaways around York.

iOS / Android