Resources for Support

  • The CMA support line is available to physicians, medical learners and their immediate family 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This free and confidential service provides both crisis support and can help connect individuals with counselling. To connect with the CMA support line In Ontario, please call 1-800-851-6606 and choose option 1. For more information about the CMA support line and other services offered to physicians through the CMA and OMA, please see:
  • U of T Telus Health Student Support (formerly U of T My SSP) - Provides University of Toronto students with immediate and/or ongoing confidential, 24-hour support for any school, health, or general life concern at no cost to students. You can call  1-844-451-9700 or chat with a counsellor directly from your phone whenever, wherever you are for a range of concerns. Download the THSS app: Apple App Store | Google Play. For more information, please visit our site.
  • PARO- 24 hour helpline 1-866-435-7362. This service provides crisis intervention as well as referrals for medical students for family doctors, stress management, drug and alcohol counselling and many other services.