Support and Counselling

Help is only a phone call away. If you need to talk to someone about your problems, the following options are CONFIDENTIAL.

  • The PARO 24 Hour Helpline is available for any resident, partner or medical student needing help. It is separately administered by the Distress Centre of Toronto and is totally confidential.
    Phone: 1.866.435.7362 (1-866-HELP-DOC)
  • Learner Equity & Wellness Office at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry focuses on the physical, psychological and professional safety of learners, as well as supporting academic wellness and providing career guidance

Postgraduate Medical Education Office: 519.661.2019,

LHSC Employee Assistance Program: Homewood Human Solutions  1.800.265.8310

The Western University Ombudsperson: 519.661.3573,