Please note that the information below is provided for reference. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information.
In the case of an on-campus emergency, dial “4444″ from any campus telephone, or “613-520-4444″ from a mobile or pay phone (free call from any campus pay phone).
If you are not on campus, call 9-1-1.
Clinics and Hospitals
CUSERT strives to provide students with the best emergency medical care possible. In the event that further treatment is required, our responders will make sure that you are transported to a location that can further assist you. Click here for a map of the clinics and hospitals found around campus. Health and Counselling Services operates a clinic on campus.
If you are an international student we recommend you visit an Appletree Medical Group Clinic. All of their locations in Ottawa accept UHIP. The other clinics listed on this map specify if they do not accept UHIP. You can find more health services and insurance coverage specific information at the International Health Care Network website.
*Taxi costs are calculated from campus. Prices will vary. For more information please visit: http://www.hco-on.ca/English/Search/
For students living in residence: Counselling is available September to April in room 223D Residence Commons. Call 613-520-2600 Ext. 8061 to make an appointment.
For International and Exchange students: Students can access counselling specific to their needs through the international student counsellor. You can make an appointment by calling the main clinic at 613-520-6674 or 613-520-2600 Ext. 4205. On Mondays you can call the ISSO at 613-520-6600 starting at 8:30am to book an appointment for a drop in session the same afternoon. Appointment slots for drop in sessions are 30 minutes in length and start at 1:30pm
You can find more information by visiting Health and Counselling Services website.
|Distress Centre of Ottawa and Region||Offers anonymous, confidential, 24-hr. service (English language)||(613) 238-3311|
|Tel-Aide Outaouais||Offers anonymous, confidential, 24-hr. service (French language)||(613) 741-6433|
|Mental Health Crisis Service||Anonymous, 24-hour service for young adults, age 16 and older experiencing a mental health crisis, including suicide.||(613) 722-6914|
|Mental Health Crisis Line (Operated by hospitals in the area)||Offers anonymous, confidential, 24 hr. service. Have mobile crisis teams||(613) 722 6914|
Suicide Prevention Hotline
|Distress Centre of Ottawa and Region||Offers anonymous, confidential, 24 hr. service in English language||(613) 238-3311|
|Mental Health Crisis Service||Anonymous, 24 hr. service for young adults, age 16 and older experiencing a mental health crisis, including suicide||(613) 722-6914|
For more information on services provided in your area please visit the Mental Health Helpline provided by the government of Ontario.