University students face many challenges and at times may benefit from having a trained professional to talk to. There are qualified counsellors who volunteer their services free of charge to students on the CMU campus. Students wishing to book an appointment with a counsellor are asked to contact the north side receptionist at 204-487-3300. Confidentiality is maintained at all times. For further information or assistance, please contact the Student Life staff.
Other professional counselling services available in Winnipeg with reduced rates for students include:
Recovery of Hope
Phone: 204-477-4673; Toll-Free: 1-866-493-6202
Location: 102-900 Harrow St. (in Assiniboine Credit Union building)
Cost: Between $25-$75/hour depending on household income
24 Hour Crisis Line (Klinic)
Counselling service & crisis/suicide intervention
Drop-in line: 204-784-4067
Sexual assault crisis line: 204-786-8631
Crisis Line: 204-786-8686
Manitoba 24-Hour Suicide Line
University of Manitoba Counselling Services
General Office: 204-474-8592
Hours: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Location: U of M Fort Garry Campus
Free for students taking courses at U of M
U of M student card required, drop-in sessions available
University of Winnipeg Counselling Services
Location: U of W Ashdown Hall
Hours: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM; 1:00–4:30 PM
Free for students taking courses at U of W (U of W student card required)
Misericordia Health Links
Phone: 204-788-8200 in Winnipeg
No charge telephone health advice. Speak with a Registered Nurse about your health concerns.
Family Doctor Finder
Call to be connected to a family physician who is taking on new patients in your area.
Mental Health Crisis Response Centre
Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. A walk-in centre at 817 Bannatyne Ave. Visit the website for more information.
WRHA Mobile Crisis Service
This service provides telephone consults and support and community visits for mental health crisis. Specializes as well in suicide prevention.
Medical help is available at walk-in clinics. Appointments are not necessary. Remember to bring your health card. The clinics closest to CMU are:
Kenaston Walk-In Clinic
A-1859 Grant Ave. (across from Superstore)
Pan Am Sports Clinic
75 Poseidon Bay (behind the Pan Am Pool)
St. James Street Medical Clinic
1600 Portage Ave. (across from Polo Park)
3320 Portage Ave.
Grant Park Dental Group
Grant Park Shopping Centre
Unit 141–1120 Grant Ave.
Polo Park Dental Centre
Whyte Ridge Dental Centre
147 Scurfield Blvd.
Dr. Bruce McFarlane (orthodontist)
2–1190 Taylor Ave.
Printed from: www.cmu.ca/students.php?s=studentlife&p=health