Student Wellness Services

Student Wellness Services

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Welcome to Student Wellness Services

We have moved! The Côté Sharp Student Wellness Centre is now open on the ground floor in Mitchell Hall.  Hours of Service are 9:00 - 7:30 from Monday to Thursday and 9:00 - 5:00 on Fridays. Phones are answered between 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday to Friday.

October 11 - If you need support over the weekend as a result of the incident in Queen’s residences on Thursday, you can access the following resources: Empower Me, Good2Talk, and Hope for Wellness Helpline or chat. Students living in residence who are seeking support over the weekend are encouraged to call their residence front desk and ask for the Residence Life Coordinator on call. For on campus emergency response, please dial 613-533-6111.

Service Updates - October 2019

All clinics are operating at capacity.  We appreciate your patience. Call 613 533 2506 between 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday, to book an appointment with a health care provider; most counselling appointments are now booked same day, starting at 8:00am. Crisis support is available at Mitchell Hall or call Empower Me 24/7 at 1-844-741-6389.

Urgent care health clinics run most weekdays and evenings. There are many after-hours services (in person and online) available when the clinics are closed or reach capacity.

Flu and illness season is just around the corner. Make sure your vaccinations are up to date and practice good personal hygiene: wash your hands and use hand sanitizer; avoid sharing eating or drinking utensils; cover your mouth when you cough or sneeze. Stay well!

September 26, 2019: Health Canada has recently announced that at its request, the distribution of ranitidine drugs, which are used to treat heartburn – by prescription and over the counter – be stopped while Health Canada assesses a potential health risk. Students who use this drug are advised to consult with a pharmacist. For more information, visit Health Canada’s website

Student Wellness Services provides a welcoming, confidential, and integrated service that is responsive to the health, wellness, and accesibility needs of students. If your situation is urgent or you have an immediate need, please come in person to Student Wellness Services. For more information about services and supports, please see the blue navigation bar above.

If you have an Emergency, where your health or safety situation is life-threatening, please call 9-1-1 or go directly to the Emergency department at the Kingston Health Sciences Centre (entrance on King St. between George and Lower University).

For all mental health resources, supports and programs please click here

 

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