News & Updates

Change in Hours due to Civic Day Long Weekend 2017:

Please note that the HCC will be closed from 3:30pm on Friday, August 4, 2017 until 9am on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 due to the Civic Day long weekend. If you need to see a health professional during this time, please visit our Resources page for information about nearby walk-in clinics and additional after-hours services. If you experience an emergency, please call 9-1-1 or visit your nearest ER/Urgent Care Centre.


Mumps Vaccine:

HCC can provide the MMR (Mumps) vaccine to those individuals who have not had 2 documented doses. The vaccine is provided through Peel Public Health to eligible individuals. If you think you may require mumps vaccination (or are unsure), please call the HCC to book an appointment with a nurse to review your immunization record and discuss an appointment with one of the clinic doctors. Please try to bring a copy of your immunization record with you. Detailed information about Mumps can be found in this fact sheet from Peel Public Health.


Same-Day Counselling:

It is now easier than ever to connect with a doctor, nurse, or counsellor at a time that fits your schedule!

The HCC offers a limited number of same-day personal counslling appointments on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons. These appointments are booked on a first-come, first-served basis beginning on Wednesday and Thursday mornings.


Helpline for Ontario Post-Secondary Students:

Good2Talk is a free, completely confidential and anonymous service that offers post-secondary students professional counselling, mental health information and connections to local resources.  The service is available 24 hours a day in both English and French.

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International Student Health Insurance:  

The University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) has made changes to how international students receive their health card.  Beginning September 1st 2016, students will be able to access their cards online.  Details about this new process are available on the Centre for International Experience's (CIE) UHIP webpage.


 "Are your vaccinations up to date?"Not sure why it's important to get immunized? Or where or when to get your immunizations updated? 

Visit Immunization Peel or make an appointment at the Health & Counselling Centre to find out more.