After Hours and Urgent Care

In crisis situations, you may be in need of immediate, urgent care.  

To qualify for urgent counselling, you must be experiencing one or more of the following criteria: 

  • I have a current plan to attempt suicide or to inflict serious bodily harm on someone else. 
  • I have had any of the following experiences in the last 7 days:
    Inflicted or attempted to inflict serious bodily harm on yourself or someone else. 
    Attempted suicide or made verbal or written threats to do so. 
    Been physically and/or sexually assaulted. 
    Heard or seen things that do not exist.  
    Experienced uncontrollable despair, anxiety or anger. 
    Had a severe reaction to a psychiatric medication. 
    Been unable to provide for your own food, clothing or shelter. 
    Lost a loved one. 
    Experienced/witnessed a traumatic event. 

Students experiencing a crisis situation requiring immediate assistance are encouraged to contact STU Mental Health Immediately. 

TELEPHONE: (506) 453-7213 

If you suspect a friend/student is in crisis, please call, pop by or email (  

After Hours Urgent Care

If you are in residence, please contact your RA for assistance. 
On evenings, nights, and weekends you can call the CHIMO Helpline which is a crisis phone line that is accessible 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  Call 1-800-667-5005 or 450-HELP (4357) OR live chat via (available 5pm – 12am daily). 
Additional Emergency Contacts: 

UNB Campus Security: 453-4830 (24 hours) 

Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital: 452-5400 (24 hours) 

Victoria Health Centre Drop-In Appointments: 453-2132 (Hours of Operation: 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday) 

Mobile Crisis Line: 453-2132 (Hours of Operation: 4:30 p.m. to midnight Monday – Friday, 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday & Sunday) 

Crisis Services Canada. Call 1-833-456-4566, text 45645 or chat online: (24 hours) 

Wellness Together Canada. Call 1-866-585-0445, text WELLNESS to 741741 or chat online: (24 hours). Free live counselling, confidential online mental health and substance abuse supports.