Health & Wellness Services for Residents

Health and Wellness

Crisis Services

24-Hour Confidential Physician and Family Support Line:
1-844-436-2762

University of Manitoba On-Campus and Community Crisis Services
http://umanitoba.ca/student/counselling/crisis-community-resources.html
204-474-8592
Security Services 555 (from a university phone) or #555 on Rogers or MTS cellular (most efficient means to access Emergency 911 services)

Manitoba Suicide Prevention & Support Line (24/7)
1-877-435-7170
www.reasontolive.ca

Crisis Line (24/7)
204-786-8686
1-888-322-3019

MB Farm, Rural & Northern Support Services
1-866-367-3276

Sexual Assault Crisis Line (24/7)
204-786-8631
1-888-292-7565

Non-Crisis Health and Wellness Services

Counselling Service, University of Manitoba – Student Affairs
http://umanitoba.ca/student/counselling/

Student Services

Bannatyne campus, S211 Medical Services Building – 204-272-3190, bcstudentservices@umanitoba.ca
Free of charge: counselling, mental health services, student advocacy, student accessibility services, career services, academic learning centre, and connections to other services as needed.

Fort Garry campus, 474 University Centre
204–474-8592

University of Manitoba Off-Campus Counselling Services
http://umanitoba.ca/student/counselling/off-campus/index.html

Doctors Manitoba Physician Health and Wellness Website
http://www.docsmbwellness.org

Physician and Family Support Program
Confidential counselling, financial information and resources, legal support, work-life solutions, wellness and more. http://www.docsmbwellness.org/resources/docs-mb-services/physician-and-family-support-program/ or via the 24hr support line above.

Physicians At Risk
PAR helps physicians and their families experiencing difficulties in their private and professional lives. If you have problems with social, marital, financial, behavioural, or chemical dependency issues, help is available from PAR resource people on a totally confidential basis. To speak with a colleague, leave a message with the 24-hour telephone answering service at 204-237-8320.

Physicians for Physicians
A program by Doctors Manitoba to help find a physician – for you!
Phone: 204.985.5888 / 1.888.322.4242


WRHA Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
204-786-8880 
http://www.wrha.mb.ca/professionals/safety/eap.php

All employees, as well as their spouses and dependent children are eligible for EAP services. EAP is a confidential and free service including:

  • Marital / Relationship
  • Family / Parenting
  • Addictions
  • Emotional or Behavioural
  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Occupational Stress / Adjustment
  • Career and Vocational
  • Violence / Abuse
  • Financial (Budgeting, financial crisis)
  • Information and/or referral
  • Critical Incident / Trauma

Family Doctor Connection
http://www.wrha.mb.ca/healthinfo/findadoc.php
In Winnipeg call 204-786-7111, or toll-free: 1-866-690-8260
This is a free service Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Resident Doctors of Canada has taken a leadership role in a number of wellness projects.  For more information see here: https://residentdoctors.ca/areas-of-focus/wellness/