Safety and Emergency Services

  • Cambridge Memorial Hospital provides emergency room services as well as many services and programs.

  • Telephone and text helpline

  • Good2Talk is the post-secondary student helpline in Ontario

  • Grand River Hospital provides emergency room services as well as many mental health services and programs.

  • Here 24/7 is the Waterloo Region helpline

  • House of Friendship offers help across Waterloo Region in four key areas: Addiction Treatment, Food, Housing, and Neighbourhood Resources

  • St. Mary's Hospital provides emergency room services as well as many services and programs.

  • Counselling Services and individual appointments are available at no charge to registered University of Waterloo students in classes or on co-op terms. The first step to making an appointment is to come to our office in Needles Hall North and have an intake appointment.

  • The SVRC is a central resource person for members of the University Community who have experienced, or been impacted by, sexual violence. 

  • The UW Police can put you in touch with after-hours help.