University of Alberta

ACCESS Team

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Description
Provides ongoing mental health and social support for students with a focus on mental health and wellness.

Service provides:

  • ongoing mental health and social assistance to students throughout the process of attaining appropriate mental health supports

Includes:

  • assistance for students to navigate, access, and engage with mental health supports
  • bridging service gaps
  • information on services and resources on campus
  • connecting students to timely and effective resources
  • support for students who may be feeling overwhelmed, confused, stressed, or looking to improve their overall well-being
  • crisis support advice and coaching to members of the campus community such as faculty, staff, and students
  • a Youth Council composed of a group of students committed to collaborating on the site's project outcomes and engaging with mental health initiatives across campus
  • ASSET @ ACCESS Open Minds - students can speak with an ASSET volunteer, take a break between coursework, and learn more about available support services
Affiliation: Partnered with University of Alberta Counselling and Clinical Services, University Health Centre, and Alberta Health Services.
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • students registered at the University of Alberta
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • drop in
  • contact to book an appoinment
Students may also be referred by mental health clinicians and social support services on campus and in the greater community. Students at both the main campus and Campus Saint-Jean can access this service. Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-248-2016
Web Site
http://www.ualberta.ca/current-students/access.html
Email
accessom@ualberta.ca
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: Yes - Ramp access into building and elevator access to different floors. Includes: 
  • accessible parking
  • automatic doors
  • accessible washrooms
Legal Status
Educational Institution
Last Updated On
January 20, 2020
Address
8900 114 Street
Edmonton, AB, T6G 2J7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM