! Call 911 in case of crisis or emergency

In Case of Emergency

Otherwise, consider other more specialized options: 


Counselling Services at University of Windsor

Students on campus who do not require medical attention and are in crisis or in serious distress can drop in to Student Counselling Centre (SCC) and request a crisis appointment.

Located in the CAW Student Centre
Second floor – Room 293 

519-253-3000 ext. 4616.
8:30am- 4:30pm
Monday – Friday

Community Crisis Centre

24 hour Crisis Telephone Line

  • Walk-in Service at Community Crisis Centre
    1st Floor Jeanne Mance Building
    1030 Ouellette Ave.
    available 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
  • Crisis Walk-in Service at Windsor Regional Hospital Ouellette Campus (1030 Ouellette Ave) Emergency Department from 7 – 11 p.m. 7 days a week

Distress Center Windsor Essex

Free, anonymous and confidential services to provide emotional support, crisis intervention, suicide prevention and community referrals by phone.

12 noon – 12 midnight (365 days a year)

On-campus Resources

Laura Little – Clinical Therapist – Faculty of Law

Laura is the Clinical Therapist for the Faculty of Law.

Laura’s approach is collaborative and strengths based, aiming to draw on inner resources and promote resilience.

Laura aims to help students develop the skills needed to succeed emotionally and professionally in the law field. She invites law students to make an appointment to discuss a range of issues including but not limited to relationship issues, stress management, anxiety, loss and grief, depression, self-esteem, sexuality issues, addictions and trauma.

To make an initial appointment:
Go to the CAW Student Centre, second floor to Student Counselling Services (room 293) to complete the registration paperwork and get an appointment set up.

Click here to access the registration paperwork.

Room G109C Ron W. Ianni Faculty of Law Building

Myrna Kicknosway – Elder in Residence – Faculty of Law

To book an appointment to speak with the Elder in Residence privately or in a Sharing Circle about any issues, or concerns you may be having, or for understanding on Indigenous Culture and perspective, please contact Michelle Nahdee, Coordinator of Indigenous Legal Studies at ext. 2983 or by emailing michelle.nahdee@uwindsor.ca

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Sexual Misconduct Response & Prevention Office

If you or someone you know is in need of support and you are not sure what to do or where to go for help, you can start by speaking to Dusty at the Sexual Misconduct Response and Prevention Office.

She is here to listen.  Online contact form available at the link below.

Click here for more information

University of Windsor Student Health Services

Located Upstairs – CAW Student Center- Room 242
519-973 7002

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**You are still eligible to use this full service medical center even if you’ve opted out of the University health insurance** 

Click here for more info on UWSA (health and dental coverage)

Yoga, Health, and Fitness

The Forge – St Denis Centre Fitness Facility

Yoga, Martial Arts, Sports Instruction, Personal Training

Free yoga classes are offered twice a week in collaboration with Student Counselling Services (SCC), keep an eye out for the “Mind&Body” class listed on the Forge webpage or the SCC webpage

Community Resources

Provincial Resources

Law Student Member Assistance Program


A variety of free and confidential 24/7 support services are available, including confidential short term counselling for Ontario law students and their immediate family members and  ”referrals for specialized addictions, sexual assault and psychiatric diagnoses ”

Other service offerings include e-counselling, health and wellness companion, access to the health library, child and eldercare resources, and interactive learning courses

The Member Assistance Program does not share any identifying or confidential information with the Law Society of Upper Canada.



A non-profit initiative of the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) dedicated to improving the mental health of children, youth and families.

Comprehensive list of online screening tools that may help identify whether further assistance might be required.

Mood Disorders Association of Ontario


Free support and recovery programs to people across Ontario living with depression, anxiety or bipolar disorder.

Online assessment, “Check Up From The Neck Up”, can identify some symptoms of depression, anxiety or bipolar disorder.

Academic Accommodations

Deferrals and Extensions

Contact the Associate Dean’s Office for information regarding this process

519-253-3000 ext. 2931
Monday – Friday 
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Student Accessibility Services

Accommodations are highly individualized and are determined on a case-by-case basis. Accommodations include – but are not limited to – note-taking assistance, use of audio recording device, extended time to write exams, use of a computer for essay exams.

Contact the Student Disability Services officer to book a meeting with an Intake Advisor:

519-253-3000 ext. 3288
Dillon Hall (Lower Level)
401 Sunset Avenue
 Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9B 3P4

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