Hope’s Garden Eating Disorder Support Groups:
An anonymous and confidential support group which meets weekly for students struggling with eating disorders in the Student Support Services Center, UCC 38.
Thursdays from 5:30 – 7:00
*No group Feb 21 – reading week*
For additional information regarding Hope’s Garden support groups and what is available for students throughout the summer months, please contact Hope’s Garden directly, at email@example.com, or (519) 434-7721.
LGBT Discussion Groups: Wednesdays 7-9pm
Dan and Dana from the Regional HIV/AIDS Connection host discussion groups in the Student Support Services Center, UCC 38 on a monthly basis. The discussions are comprised of LGBT issues that effect students and are often open-ended.
These groups will take place from 7PM – 9PM on:
For additional information regarding LGBT groups and what is available for students throughout the summer months, please contact the Regional HIV/AIDS Connection directly, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or (519) 434-1601.
Art Therapy with Gill Yealand
Gill Yealland, registered Art Therapist, is proud to offer in partnership with the USC, Art Therapy Workshops for students looking for an outlet for anxiety and stress. The workshops occur in eight weekly sessions and incorporate many different art forms, including drawing, painting, clay, and fabric art. Contact email@example.com for more information.
ART THERAPY – Wednesday from 4:00-5:30pm
*No group Feb 20 – Reading week *
ChildReach- Tuesdays from 11:30 am -1:30 pm
February 26 Tuesday 5-6:30 parenting, pre-registered session ‘Power Struggles’
HIV Rapid Testing
During the academic year, The University Students’ Council provides free anonymous Rapid HIV Testing for all students. This service is offered on an anonymous appointment basis. In order to book an appointment or for more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Options Clinic- Rapid HIV
(all clinics will take place from 1-4 p.m.)
February 15 (10am – 12pm)
April 5th –final one
The testing is offered & facilitated by the Options Clinic of London.
For more information you can contact them at 519.673.4427. Alternatively, you can go to their downtown clinics at the following locations and times:
- Youth Action Centre
141 Dundas Street (Lower Level)
Second and Fourth Monday of the month, 3 -5 p.m.
- Regional HIV/AIDS Connection
#30 – 186 King Street
First and Third Monday of the month, 3-5 p.m.
- Central Spa (Bathhouse)
728 York Street
Mondays – 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Thursdays – 6 – 9 p.m.
Additionally, the Middlesex London Health Unit offers an STI Clinic Mondays and Wednesdays from 5-7PM (registration starting at 4:30) and Fridays from 8:30-10:30AM. This results take one week, but the services are free and anonymous. Their clinic is located at 50 King Street, located next to the John Labatt Center.