Please note that Campus Wellness Services will be closing at 4:30 p.m. on December 23, 2020 and will reopen at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, January 4, 2021. This includes the Covid Testing Assessment Centre, Health Services, and Counselling Services.
There are many services in Waterloo Region, and elsewhere, to help you during this closure, including:
Covid testing and assessment
The registration form for the Testing Assessment Centre will close on the 22nd to try to accommodate all appointment requests before the closure. The registration form will reopen on January 22nd to resume booking as soon the the centre reopens on the 4th of January.
For a list of community testing centres availability over the holidays, check out the Ontario COVID-19 test and testing location information page.
The COVID-19 Hotline webform will remain open over the closure with the exceptions of December 25th and January 1st, with a 24-hour response time. During the closure the hotline phone number will not be monitored.
Emergency medical care
If you are in Waterloo Region over the holidays and experiencing a life-threatening issue - call 911.
Local hospital information
For walk-in clinic information, visit the Off-Campus After-Hours Clinics page.
Mental health care
- EmpowerMe, Student Assistance Program(24/7/365 support for UG and Grad students): 1-833-628-5589
- Good2Talk (confidential help line for post-secondary students): 1-866-925-5454
- Here24/7 (Waterloo Region Mental Health and Crisis Services Team): 1-844-437-3247
For more mental health supports, including the international numbers for EmpowerMe, please visit the Get Mental Health Support When You Need It page.