Student health and wellness

The Student Wellness and Counselling Centre (SWCC) offers a wide variety of supports and services to assist students. For information on changes to services in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, click here

The SWCC website offers online and phone-based community mental health and wellness supports. Please refer to the detailed list of resources if you need remote support.

Students with urgent mental health concerns should avail of the following community-based services:

  • 24-hour mental health crisis line: (709) 737-4668 (local) or 1-888-737-4668 (province-wide).
  • Mobile Crisis Response Team: 1-888-737-4668 St. John’s Region.
  • 24 hour Walk-in Psychiatric Assessment Unit at the Waterford Hospital Site on Waterford Bridge Road: (709) 777-3021 or (709) 777-3022.

Grenfell students: You may also access the online resources listed above or visit Counselling and Psychological Services online resources. If you’re in Corner Brook and have an urgent mental health issue, you can also avail of:

  • Doorways Walk-In Clinic: 35 Boone’s Road, (709) 634-4506. Hours: Mondays 9-4:30 p.m.; Tuesdays 1-9 p.m.; Thursdays 9-4:30 p.m.



230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000