Support off Campus
Info-Santé – 811
Info-Santé is a 24-hour, 7 day a week services that provides access to health and psychosocial support. The services are completely confidential and available in both English and French.
Option 1 – Provides access to a registered nurse who can answer specific health related questions
Option 2 – Provides access to a professional social worker who can answer any questions that are psychosocial in nature.
Both can also direct you to a resource in the health network.
811 is for NON-URGENT health issues – Psychosocial issues can be urgent in nature and Urgence-Détresse can be deployed.
CALACS – Women Center for help with and to fight against sexual assault
24 Hr. Crisis and Support Line:
819-563-9999 or toll-free 1-877-563-0793
Provides services in English, French, and Spanish:
- Accompaniments: for survivors, to hospital, police service, etc.
- Counselling: Individual counselling available to women 12 years of age and older.
- Support Groups: offers women the opportunity to feel less alone as they work on their healing.
- Emotional care and support.
MomentHom – (Centre d’entraide pour hommes de l’Estrie)
This organization works with men seeking assistance for a variety of issues, including family problems, relationship troubles, abuse, sexual assault, job loss, bereavement, and financial difficulties. Men counsellors are available in person for ongoing psychological and social support, and are also available by phone from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. seven days a week.