University of Alberta

Helping Individuals at Risk

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Description
Offers a confidential, centralized resource for reporting concerns that a member of the University of Alberta community may be at risk of harming themselves or others, with the purpose of connecting that person to resources and support.

Service provides:

  • a confidential, centralized resource for individuals to report concerning behaviors of a student, faculty member, staff member, or postdoctoral fellow at the University of Alberta who they believe to be at risk of harming themselves or others and connect the individual at risk to support and resources

Includes:

  • assessing suicide and / or violence risk
  • coaching and recommendations
  • discussion of safety measures
  • referral to resources
  • follow-up

Does not provide a response to imminent or urgent situations. Individuals should reach out to 911 or the University of Alberta's Protective Services in emergency situations.

Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals concerned about members of the University of Alberta community (students, staff, faculty members, postdoctoral fellows)
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call
  • or e-mail to make a report
  • visit website for more information
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-492-4372
Web Site
https://www.uab.ca/hiar
Email
hiarua@ualberta.ca
Languages
Arabic; Chinese; Farsi
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Educational Institution
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
November 19, 2020
Address
8602 112 Street
Edmonton, AB, T6G 2E1
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM