Crisis resources

If you’re having an emergency, get immediate help

If you are concerned about your own or another person’s safety, call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Personal Counselling for Students

Urgent crisis counselling 24/7

Call 1-833-276-2533 (1-833-BROCK33) for crisis counselling 24/7. Students who are outside of North America can call 011 416 382 3257. Download the MY SSP from the app store and chat or use audio features 24/7 365 days.

Mental Health Same Day Urgent Drop in:

Same-day mental health drop in for urgent matters is available, go to Heritage Plaza (campus pharmacy) on Mondays and Tuesdays; go to Harrison Hall on Wednesdays and Thursdays. This is a first come first serve basis. If you have questions email: counselling@brocku.ca

Campus support

Dial 905-688-5550, then 1, then the extension below:

  • Campus Security (crisis)  x3200
  • Campus Security (non-crisis)  x4300
  • Department of Residences
    24-hour contact
    North Service Desk  x3706
    South Service Desk   x4311
  • Brock Sexual Violence Support and Response
    MCE 215 905-688-5550 ext 6174
  • Personal Counselling 24/7 Telephone Support
    1-833-276-2533 (1-833-BROCK33)
  • Download MY SSP from the app store and chat or talk live 24/7

Community support

  • Niagara Distress Centre
    905-688-3711
  • COAST (Niagara Crisis Outreach and Support Team)
    1-866-550-5205
  • Niagara Health System
    St. Catharines Hospital Emergency Department
    905-378-4647
    1200 Fourth Ave.
    St. Catharines, ON  L2S 0A9
  • Good 2 Talk
    24-hour post-secondary student hotline
    1-866-925-5454
  • Niagara Region Sexual Assault Centre (CARSA inc.)
    24-hour crisis line
    905-682-4584
  • Access Line Niagara
    24-hour, 7 days per week confidential help
    1-866-550-5205