Sexual Violence Resources and Services

Provided below are contact numbers for the services used most often by individuals who may be directly or indirectly involved in working with persons who have experienced sexual violence. Many of these services can help a person navigate their options and make referrals (if needed) to more specifalized programs and services.

Confidential means information shared that could identify you will not be disclosed to other parties without your permission, unless there is a legal requirement to do so.

Anonymous means you are not required to provide identifying information (e.g. your name, student number, address) to use the service.

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Student Affairs Case Director

A central contact point for information about supports, accommodations and reporting relating to sexual violence on campus.

Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:00 pm
519-824-4120 ext 53020
svinfo@uoguelph.ca

24 hour phone lines and services

On-Campus

Campus Community Police
Emergency: 519 824-4120 ext 2000 or 519-840-5000
Non-emergency: 519 824-4120 ext 52245
Confidential unless there is reason to believe serious risk to the community.

Student Housing Services
Contact Residence Assistant or Residence Manager through a Residence Hall Desk
East: ext 58124
North: ext 58122
South: ext 58123

Off-Campus

Guelph-Wellington Care & Treatment Centre for Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence (Guelph General Hospital)
Daytime: 519-837-6440 ext 2728
After Hours*: 519-837-6440 ext 2210 
​Confidential and anonymous.

* This is the extension for the Emergency Department. You can call ahead and say someone is on the way who has experienced sexual or partner violence and the nurse can be paged.

Guelph Wellington Women in Crisis and Sexual Assault Centre
People of all genders are welcome to call for support.
519-836-5710 or 1-800-265-SAFE (7233)
Confidential and anonymous.

Guelph Police Services
Emergency: 911
519-824-1212
TTY: 519-824-1466
Confidential unless it is a case of Partner Violence.

Distress Line
519-821-3760
1-888-821-3760
Confidential and anonymous.

Here 24/7
Regional crisis line.
1-844-437-3247
TTY:1-877-688-5501
Confidential and anonymous.

Good2Talk
Support for Ontario post-secondary students.
1-866-925-5454
Confidential and anonymous.

Support Services for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse (Ministry of the Attorney General)
Multilingual phone line for immediate crisis and referral services.
1-866-887-0015
Confidential and anonymous.
 


Medical services

On-Campus

Student Health Services
519-824-4120 ext 52131
Confidential.

Off-Campus

Guelph-Wellington Care & Treatment Centre for Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence (Guelph General Hospital)
See "24 hour phone lines and support"


Emotional support services

On-campus

Aboriginal Resources Centre
Aboriginal Student Advisor
519-824-4120 ext 52189
Confidential.

Counselling Services
519-824-4120 ext 53244
Confidential.

Guelph Resource Centre for Gender Empowerment and Diversity
info@grcged.com
519-824-4120 ext 58559
Confidential.

OUTline ONline LGBTQ2IA+ Live Chat
Confidential and anonymous.

OUTline - LGBTQ2IA+ support
outline@uoguelph.ca
519-824-4120 ext 56358
Confidential.

Student Support Network
Confidential and anonymous.

The Wellness Education Centre
Wellness Educator
519-824-4120 ext 53327
Confidential and anonymous.

Office of Diversity and Human Rights
519-824-4120 ext 53000
dhrinfo@uoguelph.ca
Confidential.

Off-Campus

Guelph Wellington Women in Crisis and Sexual Assault Centre
See "24 hour phone lines and support"

Guelph-Wellington Care & Treatment Centre for Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence (Guelph General Hospital)
See "24 hour phone lines and support"

Support Services for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse (Ministry of the Attorney General)
See "24 hour phone lines and support"

Victim Services Wellington
519-824-1212 ext 304
Confidential.

Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres
This website can help you locate a Rape Crisis Centre near you if you are not currently in Guelph.


Staff and faculty resources

in addition to these resources, faculty and staff may also contact their employee group representative.

Occupational Health and Wellness
519-824-4120 ext 52133
Confidential

Faculty and Academic Staff Relations
519-824-4120 ext 53378

Staff Relations
519-824-4120 ext 53374


Reporting sexual violence

Find out more about reporting sexual violence.