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Follow-Up Resources on Campus:
Human Rights and Equity Services
Staff of Human Rights and Equity Services can be reached from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. At other times, Campus Security Services can often arrange a connection. You can leave a confidential message at x5657.
Personal Counselling Services
Students: Students can access Personal Counselling Services free of charge. Counsellors at Personal Counselling Services can be reached from 8:30 a.m. - 12 noon and 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday by using the direct phone line at the Student Development Centre (4th Floor, Schmon Tower) or by calling 905-688-5550 x4750. For after hours emergencies, please call pager # 905-688-8772. Be sure to leave your University extension if you are calling from a University phone. Personal counselling will provide students with confidential support, help them work through their feelings and make decisions about how they wish to proceed.
University Employees: Information on the Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) is available from Human Resources and within the benefit packages of staff and faculty. Brock’s EFAP Provider is Human Solutions, 1-800-663-1142, www.humansolutions.ca .
Department of Residences
Residence Life Staff (Dons and/or Head Residents) can be reached 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for students living in residence. Residence Life Staff can provide care and assistance and will facilitate other connections you might want to make. Residence Life Staff will be required to report the assault to their Residence Life Coordinator but that report will stay confidential. You can also choose to seek confidential help directly from one of the Residence Life Coordinators.
Student Health Services
Staff of Student Health Services can be reached from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, except during lunch hour (12 noon – 1 p.m.). Evening clinics are also sometimes offered – please contact the office for availability. Student Health Services can provide important medical care and help you understand the potential health impacts of the assault (pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases, depression, anxiety) and can facilitate other connections you might want to make regarding your health care needs.