Welfare Officer

The Welfare Officer is the Rev'd Jennifer Adams-Massmann. She is available to see any member of College to discuss emotional, physical or mental health and find support within the College or University. She has drop-in hours and is also very happy to arrange an appointment via email if these hours do not work. 

Please feel free to get in touch for:
  • A cup of tea in her cozy office (Cottage Flat)
  • A listening ear and non-judgemental conversations about anything on your mind - from loneliness and academic stress to family or relationship problems, questions about gender and sexuality, substance abuse, practical support or mental health concerns, etc.
  • Information & support if you have a disability (physical or mental health-related, learning disabilities, etc.) 
  • Questions about how to address harassment, sexual harassment or bullying within the University
Office Hours: *MORE TIMES ADDED*

Contact Details

Office Cottage Flat, Room 1 (next to the library)
Telephone 38249
Email welfare@pet.cam.ac.uk

Drop-in Hours


Lent Term 

As people rarely come during drop-in hours, I have reduced the number of set hours - however, I am often available and very happy to meet at other times during the day, early evening, or even after 7:30 pm. Please email or call me if another time is better. We can usually find a time to meet quickly, often on the same day if possible.

*** NOTE: There are no evening office hours on Thursday 13th FEBRUARY due to corporate communion - pls. email me to meet up at another time.***

Monday  11.00-13.00  Thursday  14.00-15.00, 18.00-18.45 (evenings by appt - just email me)
Tuesday  17.45-18.45 (evenings by appt - just email me)  Friday  Available by appt 
Wednesday  Available by appt    Weekends  Available by appt 


I am working on setting up an online appointment system, which will allow people to set up an appointment more easily and quickly.

Please call or email to arrange an appointment.

More Information

Jennifer is also Assistant Chaplain, and more information is available on the Chapel pages