Emergencies

In the event of an emergency call 911 or visit the nearest emergency room.

The Sackville Memorial Hospital emergency department is located at 8 Main St.

Other local hospitals:

  • The Moncton Hospital
    135 MacBeath Ave., Moncton, NB
  • Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Centre
    330 University Ave., Moncton, NB

  • Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
    19428 Highway 2, Amherst, NS

Visit the safety and security page for additional emergency contacts, a list of first aid providers by building, and on-campus locations of automated external defibrillators (AEDs).

Urgent, non-emergency

For urgent, non-emergency medical attention after hours, contact an after hours medical clinic.

 

Mount Allison University Security

Mount Allison University Security is available 24/7: 506-364-2228.

 

Crisis support

External 24/7 support

Chimo Helpline
1-800-667-5005  
http://www.chimohelpline.ca/

Chimo is a provincial crisis phone line, accessible 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and is free to all residents of New Brunswick. Chimo Helpline can provide a listening ear, helpful information, crisis intervention, and referrals to resources in the province of NB. They are confidential, non-judgmental, and supportive.

Kids Help Phone counsellors
1-800-668-6868  
https://kidshelpphone.ca/
Text 686868

Whether by phone, text, mobile app, or through our website, you can connect whenever you want; however you want.

The Hope for Wellness Help Line
1-855-242-3310  
https://www.hopeforwellness.ca/

The Hope for Wellness Help Line offers immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada. Or use the chat box to connect with a counsellor online.

Trans Lifeline
1-877-330-6366 
https://www.translifeline.org/

Trans Lifeline is a trans-led organization that connects trans people to the community, support, and resources they need to survive and thrive.

Addiction and Mental Health Mobile Crisis Team
1-866-771-7760

Addiction and Mental Health Mobile Crisis Team is a group of trained mental health social workers who provide timely and well-coordinated responses to people who are experiencing a mental health crisis and who requires assessment or intervention. Based in Moncton, the team also serves Sackville.

Hours of operation: Sunday to Sunday 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. They are now in partnership with Chimo Helpline, if a call is not answered by the mobile crisis team.

Student of Concern Case Team

The Student of Concern Case Team's role is to provide a supportive, collaborative campus-wide approach to respond to students who may be struggling with their mental health. The team strives to prevent students from harming themselves and to support and assist students in need.

Messages will normally receive a response within two calendar days. In the event of an emergency or imminent threat, contact 911.

 

General health questions

For general health questions any time:

  • Contact Tele-Care at 811, a 24-hour dial-in bilingual service
  • Contact a local pharmacist at Jean Coutu 506-536-0230 or at the Guardian Corner Drug Store 506-536-2255, as these allied health professionals can now assess and prescribe some minor ailments

 

Sexual violence referral and reporting

Mount Allison has entered into an agreement with Crossroads for Women/the South East Sexual Assault Centre (SESAC). See a list of available services and supports.