Student Wellness Services

Student Wellness Services

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  • Student Wellness Services now open, located on the 1st floor of Mitchell Hall

    We have moved to the Côté Sharp Student Wellness Centre, 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.

  • Flu Shot Fridays: Flu shot clinics at Student Wellness Services. Every Friday in November and December. Call 613-533-2506 to book. Free for all students.

    Flu Shot Fridays:
    Flu shot clinics at Student Wellness Services.
    Every Friday in November and December.
    Call 613-533-2506 to book.
    Free for all students.

  • Empower Me - Free 24/7 In-Person and Online Mental Health Counselling in Over 30 Languages

    Empower Me
    Convenient, Confidential, Comprhensive
    Free 24/7 In-Person and Online
    Mental Health Counselling
    In Over Thirty Languages

  • TAO: Therapy Assistance Online - Free online self-help for stress, anxiety and the blues

    TAO: Therapy Assistance Online
    Anxious?
    Stressed?
    Overwhelmed?

    Free online self-help for
    stress, anxiety and the blues
    queensu.ca/studentwellness/TAO

  • Student Alcohol and Drug Survey

    Student Alcohol and Drug Survey
    A collaboration between Queen's University and Health Canada.
    Check your Queen's email from Nov. 18 - Dec. 3 to see if you were selected to participate.
    Your response will help guide services and resources on campus.
    Be entered to win $5 Flex, which can be used at any hospitality retail outlet on campus.

Welcome to Student Wellness Services

Service Updates - December 2019

Student Wellness Services provides a welcoming, confidential, and integrated service that is responsive to the health, wellness, and accesibility needs of students.

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 or accessibility services.

Holiday closure: Student Wellness Services will close at noon on Tuesday, December 24 and reopen on Thursday, January 2. 

Urgent care walk-in health clinics run most weekdays and evenings. Please note: The last evening clinics of the term are Monday December 16 and Wednesday December 18. Evening clinics resume Monday January 6, 2020. There are many after-hours services (in person and online) available when our clinics are closed or reach capacity. If you need emergency care in a life-threatening health or safety situation, call 9-1-1 or go directly to the local Emergency Department at the Kingston Health Sciences Centre (entrance on King St. between George and Lower University).

Most counselling appointments are now booked same day by phone (613 533 2506), starting at 8:00am. If you are in distress or feel you are unsafe, urgent same day support is available weekdays at Mitchell Hall or at the AMHS Mental Health Crisis walk-in clinic at 552 Princess St. (between Alfred and Frontenac) weekdays 8:30 – 4:00. Student can also call the local AMHS KFLA Crisis Line at 613 544-4229, Empower Me, 24/7, at 1-844-741-6389, or Good2Talk, 24/7, at 1-866-925-5454. For all mental health resources, supports and programs, please click here

Stay flu free! We are offering free flu shots for all students, including dedicated flu shot clinics Fridays through to December 20. Call 613 533 2506 to book your appointment! 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!

Drug-related notices:

October 28, 2019-KFL&A Public Health reports an illicit drug called etizolam, sometimes called “street valium”, may be circulating in the area. It has been linked to fatal overdoses in Ontario, and has been mixed with opioids. Learn more about this emerging risk. 

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

For more information about services and supports, please see the blue navigation bar above. Here is how to access our services:  

To book an appointment: Family doctor, Nurse, Counsellor, Occupational Therapist, Accessibility Advisor, Call 613-533-2506
Drop-In / Walk-in: Acute illness or injury, crisis / distress, unsure what you need? Come in person to Student Wellness Services, Mitchell Hall, ground floor
Workshops, Wellness Groups, Support Groups, and Training, click here for Information and Registration
Healthy Living Appointments, click here to Book Appointment

  

 

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