If you or another McGill community member is in immediate danger and you are at the downtown campus, you can call Campus Security at 514-398-3000. If you are at the Macdonald campus, you can call 514-398-7777.
If you are a survivor of sexual violence, there are resources for you on campus:
- The Office for Sexual Violence Response, Support and Education offers bilingual services to the McGill community during regular business office hours. Please note that due to the evolving response to COVID-19, OSVRSE drop-in hours, group activities, volunteer activities, and events are cancelled. Our staff is working hard to continue to provide you with virtual or phone support. If you have questions or require assistance during this time, please email us at osvrse [at] mcgill.ca and include your contact information.
- The Sexual Assault Center of the McGill Students’ Society offers services in English to the general public. Their hotline is 514-398-8500. During COVID-19 closures, the hotline is available on Mondays from 2-5 pm and 6-9 pm, and on Wednesdays from 12-3 pm.
Please consult the table below for other after-hours resources. All are bilingual unless otherwise stated.
|Suicide Action Montreal||1-866-277-3553||24/7|
4 p.m. to midnight every day (text)
|TRACOM Centre for Crisis Intervention||514-483-3033||24/7|
|West Island Crisis Centre (West Island/Macdonald Campus area)||514-684-6160||24/7|
|Écoute Entraide (francophone)||514-278-2130||8 a.m. to midnight every day|
|Sexual Assault Provincial Helpline||1-888-933-9007||24/7|
|Drug and Alcohol Help Line||514-527-2626||24/7|
|Montreal Legal Aid||514-864-2111||Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 1 to 4:30 p.m.
|Information and Referral Centre of Greater Montreal||514-527-1375||24/7|
|Info-Social (from a Quebec phone number only)||811||24/7|
|Trans Lifeline||US: 877-565-8860