Support when you need it most
The keep.meSAFE Program by guard.me provides a safe and inclusive space for students to access mental health support that meets them where they are.
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How we help
24/7 counselling support from anywhere
Connect with a counsellor in real-time via telephone or chat, or schedule an appointment
Request to be matched with a counsellor based on language, culture, gender, identity, etc.
Online peer-to-peer support community
Find a safe place to talk anonymously with peers about anything without judgement.
Connecting students to community resources
Get help from our Family Support Service team to find mental health programs and resources in your local community.
Mental health resources and assessment tools
Access hundreds of self-directed resources and mental health assessments for anxiety, depression, drug use, and alcohol use through the Student Support app.
“I was going through a major anxiety breakdown and counsellor Shawna was very committed and was willing to do everything it took to help me and make sure I was safe. I will never forget my interaction with her.”
Student from TMU (Ryerson University)
“LOVE the new SSP program - I just used the app for the first time and got help immediately from a counselor. Awesome chat function and great strategies. Thank you SMITH!”
Student from Queens Smith School of Business
“With end of day cases it is so helpful to have an after-hours referral.”
“I work with study abroad programs – it gives me and the students I work with peace of mind knowing that they have access to emotional support no matter where they are going.”
Student Advisor Niagara College
“The program was a lifesaver - actually saved my life.”
“We want this to be shared with every institution across North America.”
International Program Director