Health Services

University of King's College

Physical Health & Wellness

King’s students have access to Dalhousie health services. King’s students are automatically enrolled in the King’s students union’s health and dental plans. If you already have comparable coverage, you can opt out of one or both plans. Read more about the health plan.

Health Services 
www.dal.ca/healthservices
2nd Floor LeMarchant Place, 1246 LeMarchant St
Tel 902.494 2171
Book in advance, by phone or in person.

University of King's College

Mental Health Support

24/7 emergency support

Mental Health Mobile Crisis Team

Tel 902.429.8167
24 hours
Mental health professional and dedicated police officers
Support over the telephone, visits (if necessary), referrals for follow up services

Dalhousie’s Counselling and Psychological Services Centre

Tel 902.494.2081
www.dal.ca/counselling
2nd Floor LeMarchant Place, 1246 LeMarchant Street

King’s students have full access to a wide range of counselling and advice programmes for personal, career and educational concerns. Counselling is provided by professionally trained counsellors and psychologists and is available on both an individual and group basis. Strict confidentiality is assured. Please call for an appointment. Regular group programmes cover the following topics:

  • exam anxiety reduction
  • public speaking anxiety reduction
  • overcoming procrastination
  • managing anxiety
  • grief counselling
  • eating disorders
  • preparing for medical or dental school admission interviews

Other On-Campus Resources

Registrar’s Office

Tel 422.1271 ext 108 | advising, waivers and appeals, referrals

Other off-campus resources

Addiction Services

1673 Bedford Row | Tel 902.424.8866

Bayers Road Community Mental Health Services

7071 Bayers Road | Tel 902.454.1400 | Open Monday-Friday, 8-5

Problem Gambling Help Line

Tel 1.888.347.8888

Smokers’ Help Line

Tel 1.877.513.5333