Health & Wellness Services for Residents

Health and Wellness

Crisis Services

24-Hour Confidential Physician and Family Support Line:

University of Manitoba On-Campus and Community Crisis Services
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)

Crisis Line (24/7)

MB Farm, Rural & Northern Support Services

Sexual Assault Crisis Line (24/7)

Doctors Manitoba Wellness Programs

Physician Family Support Program (PFSP) | 1.844.433.DRMB (433.3762)
For personal and work-life issues for you or your dependents, take advantage of the 24/7 Physician & Family Support Program’s suite of resources managed by HumanaCare.
Online: Company ID: DRMBHealth
Physicians at Risk (PAR) | 204.237.8320
If you, your spouse or your adult children are struggling with social, relationship, behavioural, or substance use issues, you can get support from the Physicians At Risk (PAR) Program.

Non-Crisis Health and Wellness Services

Counselling Service, University of Manitoba – Student Affairs

Student Services

The Rady Faculty of Health Sciences Family Centre: this is a resource supporting students, faculty and staff – both on and off the campus – as they navigate major life changes like taking a parental leave or returning to work. Please see their website here:

Bannatyne campus, S211 Medical Services Building – 204-272-3190, [email protected]
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

University of Manitoba Off-Campus Counselling Services

Doctors Manitoba Physician Health and Wellness Page

Physician and Family Support Program
Confidential counselling, financial information and resources, legal support, work-life solutions, wellness and more. or via the 24hr support line 1-844-436-2762.

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. Find out more about the program here:

WRHA Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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
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: