Employee Crisis Supports
Do you need urgent support? The University offers services that can help. Find options below.

U of M’s Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

The 24/7 program provides a free and confidential range of services to faculty, staff, and their immediate family members, including personal counselling, tools to manage stress, and a variety of wellness resources. It is managed by an outside supplier.

For help, call: EFAP 1-800-387-4765

Human Resources Consulting and Wellness

The team of specialists provide coaching and advising services, engaging with community members to maintain a healthy, respectful and fulfilling work environment. Consultants and wellness specialists are available at both campuses.

Sexual Violence Support

If you have experienced any form of sexual violence, know it is not your fault. You are not alone and there are many supports available and people who can help you.

If you or someone else is in immediate danger, call campus security (555 from a campus phone) or 911.

For immediate sexual violence support 24 hours per day, seven days per week, call the Klinic Sexual Assault Crisis Line at 1-888-292-7565.

For information about supports on campus, please see:

Office of Human Rights & Conflict Management (OHRCM)

The OHRCM promotes a respectful working and learning environment in which individuals are treated equitably and diversity is valued and inclusion is fostered. They provide conflict resolution supports including one-on-one coaching, mediation, conciliation and facilitated group dialogue, as well as support in situations of harassment, discrimination and sexual assault.

Union Representatives

If you are part of a collective bargaining unit, you can contact your union representative to discuss any concerns as well as for referrals to other resources.        
•    CUPE Local 3909
•    UMFA
•    AESES
•    CUPE Local 1482 – contact Scott Sparrow at Scott.Sparrow@umanitoba.ca

Community Crisis Support

Klinic Community Health Crisis Support
The Klinic Crisis Program operates a variety of crisis phone lines and online support services, providing free and confidential counselling, support and referrals for people who are suicidal, in crisis or struggling to cope. 
Klinic Crisis Line (24/7): 204-786-8686 
Toll-free: 1-888-322-3019



Free, 24/7 crisis support services (directory)

If you, or someone you know, is in immediate danger, call 911.