Call 911 in any emergency situation where police, fire or ambulance assistance is required immediately.
UWindsor Campus Community Police
On campus emergencies: Ext. 911
From a cell phone: 519-253-3000 Ext. 4444
Or use any blue light phone on campus
Non-emergency inquiries: 519-253-3000 Ext. 1234
If you are concerned about your own or another person's safety, including if someone is experiencing thoughts of suicide and can no longer stay safe, please seek emergency assistance. For immediate on-campus assistance 24/7, call the Campus Community Police emergency extension above. Off campus, call 911 or attend Windsor Regional Hospital Emergency Department, 1030 Ouellette Ave., Windsor, ON.
For more information about options in a mental health emergency, please click here.
24/7 Mental Health & Crisis Support
Good2Talk | 24/7
Mental health support for Ontario post-secondary students, with translation services available in 100+ languages.
Call:1-866-925-5454 (reach professional counsellors)
Text: GOOD2TALKON to 686868 (reach trained volunteers)
Wellness Together Canada | 24/7
Mental health & substance use counselling and support for anyone living in Canada.
Call: 1-866-585-0445 (reach professional counsellors)
Text: WELLNESS to 686868 (reach trained volunteers)
Community Crisis Line | 24/7
Community-based crisis support for anyone 16+ in Windsor-Essex.
Call: 519-973-4435 (reach professional crisis workers)
For additional crisis resources, click here.
24/7 Specialized Crisis Supports
Sexual Assault Crisis Line | 24/7
Community-based crisis support for anyone in Windsor-Essex with experiences of recent or past sexual violence.
Call: 519-253-9667 (reach professional counsellors)
Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centre | 24/7
Services are available to all victims of sexual assault regardless of age or gender.
Location: Windsor Regional Hospital Metropolitan Campus, 4th Floor East.
Call: (519) 254-5577
Hiatus House | 24/7
Provide emergency shelter in a safe and secure building for women experiencing abuse and their children. Counselling & support is available.
Victim Services Windsor-Essex | 24/7
Community-based crisis support to victims of crime and other tragic circumstances.
Hope for Wellness | 24/7
Helpline for Indigenous people across Canada.
Trans Lifeline | 24/7
Trans Lifeline offers direct emotional support to trans people in crisis – for the trans community, by the trans community.
Non-Emergency Support on Campus
UWindsor Care Alert Report
Is a secure online form designed to support you in helping students who exhibit behaviours of concern to get the help they need
You can also provide a Care Alert by contacting a member of the Assessment and Care Team via email at ACT@uwindsor.ca.
A member of the Assessment and Care Team will follow up to provide supports within 24-48 business hours. Please note they cannot provide immediate crisis response.
Student Health, Counselling & Wellness Services
If you are a student on campus and need mental health support urgently, we encourage you to call or walk into the Student Counselling Centre or Student Health Services during our hours of operation, Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (closed 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm). Our staff will make every effort to provide support and/or help you access the appropriate emergency services. Please see our contact information below.
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (closed 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm).
Student Counselling Centre
CAW Student Centre room 293
(519) 253-3000 extension 4616
Student Health Services
CAW Student Centre room 242
Office of Sexual Violence Prevention, Resistance, and Support
Campus-based support for all members of the University of Windsor community who have had an unwanted or non-consensual sexual experience.
Schedule an appointment: email@example.com
UWindsor Sexual Misconduct Policy
Peer Support Centre
The Peer Support Centre is staffed by trained UWindsor student Peer Support Volunteers who provide active listening and referral. No appointment is required. Students can drop in to the Peer Support Centre located in the Student Centre Room 291 during hours of operation. See website for hours and service updates.
For additional mental health supports, click here.
Other Community Resources
- Windsor Police Service Non-Emergency: 519-258-6111
- Ontario Provincial Police, Essex Detachment Non-Emergency: 1-888-310-1122
- Lasalle Police Service Non-Emergency: 519-969-5210
- R.C.M.P., Windsor Detachment Non-Emergency: 519-948-5287
- Ontario Poison Centre: 1-800-268-9017
- TeleHealth Ontario: 1-866-797-0000
- Legal Aid Ontario: 1-800-668-8258