GBSV Resources for Western Students


Western University Supports (Non-Emergency):

If you are a student who has experienced any form of gender-based and sexual violence, a Survivor Support Case Manager can provide support and resources. If you would like to learn more about gender-based and sexual violence, visit the Gender-Based and Sexual Violence Education FAQs webpage.

  • Campus Police (Non-Emergency Line): 519-661-3300
  • Gender-Based & Sexual Violence and Support Case Manager:


Community Supports (Off-Campus):

  • Anova – 24-hour crisis & support line; 519-642-3000 or 1-800-265-1576 
  • Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Crisis Centre &  Reach Out – 24/7 Crisis and Support Services; 519-433-2023
  • Good2Talk – Confidential Helpline Phone; 1-866-925-5454 or text “GOOD2TALKON” to 686868
  • Support Service for Male Survivors of Sexual Assault; 1-888-887-0015
  • First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line – 24-hour culturally relevant telephone crisis intervention counselling: 1-855-242-3310
  • LGBT2Q+ Youth Line - 4:00-9:30PM Sunday-Friday - Call (Toll-Free) 1-800-268-9688 or Text: 647-694-4275
  • Trans Lifeline: 1-877-330-6366