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The Peer Help Centre will be closed for in-person services as of November 29th to January 12th. Our online and virtual services will remain open until December 17th at 4pm. We will be away on holiday from December 18th to January 4th (in-person and online services are closed). Online services will resume on January 4th and in-person services will resume on January 12th. Thank you and happy holidays!


Are you feeling overwhelmed, stressed, lonely or just want someone to vent to?

  • Active Listening session booking:  
  • (Currently unavailable due to COVID-19) Peer Support Phone Line: 613-783-1380 ext. 155 (ext. 151 for reception or general inquiry). 
  • Peer Support Chat: Click on the purple icon on the bottom left corner to chat with a trained volunteer. 

Peer Help Tutor - the Tutor Web App

Looking for a tutor to help you with a specific uOttawa course or would you like to register as a Peer Help Tutor? Click the button below to sign-up for an account today. 

Visit for more information about the Peer Help Tutor service. 


We are here for you if you need support. 

The Peer Help Centre is a judgment-free, confidential, and empathetic environment! 

All Active Listening sessions are confidential within the Centre. Please note for safety reasons, the Peer Support Chat is NOT anonymous, however 100% confidential within the Centre.

Is someone you know facing a mental health crisis? Here’s what you can do to support them.