At StFX, our campus has everything needed to support your spiritual, intellectual, mental and physical health. It’s part of how we help you thrive. We support a ‘healthy body and healthy mind,’ approach to personal growth, including nutritious dining options, sports and recreational opportunities and our comprehensive campus Health Centre.
Wellness resources are many. Join the X Mental Health student society, participate in intramural activites, go for a swim, walk the track, hit the gym, enjoy a skate, or sign up for an exercise class in our state-of-the-art recreational facilities, and take advantage of campus dining educational tools that offer nutritional and wellness information to tips to healthy eating.
The Health and Counselling Centre uses an holistic approach to focus on the well-being of our students. The facility includes general practitioners, men and women’s wellness clinics, nurses and nurse practitioners, counselling services and resources like sexual assault support.
At StFX, there’s always a safe person you can talk to about anything. Our Counselling Centre staff are here to help with any issue with no judgement, prejudice or pre-conceived ideas. All conversations are strictly confidential.
Health and counselling services
Sexual assault and sexual violence support
Well Woman ClinicDrop in or call 1.902.867.2263 to book an appointment.
Well Men ClinicDrop in or call 1.902.867.2263 to book an appointment.
Health & Counselling FAQs
Health CentreBloomfield Centre 305Phone: 1.902.867.2263Fax: 1.902.867.4407Hours:Monday & Thursday 8:30 AM - 8:00 PMTuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Mental Health Crisis Line1.888.429.8167
Nurse Telecare: 81124 hours a day, 7 days a week
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner1.877.880.7263 24 hours toll-free
St. Martha's Hospital25 Bay Street, Antigonish
Antigonish After Hours Clinic40 Church Street, AntigonishCall 1.902.735.4000 after 5:00 PM Monday - FridaySaturday after 11:00 AMwww.mediplex.ca