Resources

Those seeking any type of support or safety planning can contact:

See below to learn more about the offices and resources available at UBC’s campuses.


Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office - Vancouver

The Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office is a single point of contact and liaison for UBC students, faculty and staff who have experienced sexual assault, sexual harassment, or any other form of sexual violence or misconduct. If you have experienced a sexual assault the Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office (SVPRO) can provide confidential personal support, facilitate referrals to campus and community resources, and identify and coordinate appropriate accommodations. This office can also provide information on reporting options and support through the reporting process.

  • Phone: 604-822-1588
  • Email: gethelp@svpro.ubc.ca
  • In-person: Orchard Commons, Room 4071 - 6363 Agronomy Road, Vancouver
  • Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday (appointments are available after hours on request)

AMS Sexual Assault Support Centre (SASC)

The AMS Sexual Assault Support Centre provides crisis- and short-term emotional support, hospital or other appointment accompaniment, referrals to on- or off-campus services, and support groups for UBC students, faculty and staff.

The AMS Advocacy Office

The Advocacy Office was established in 1999 to provide information and support to students facing the bureaucratic challenges and disciplinary committees of UBC.

UBC Ombudsperson

The Ombuds Office is an impartial and confidential resource to help ensure students are treated fairly. The role of the Ombudsperson is to provide support and advice to help students move forward when they encounter problems at the university.

The Canadian Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service

APB's Lawyer Referral Service helps British Columbians of any income to find a suitable lawyer to serve their legal needs. Any member of the public may call the Lawyer Referral Service to obtain the contact information of a lawyer who will meet for a free half-hour legal consultation.

Law Student’s Legal Advice Program

LSLAP is a non-profit run by law students at the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia.

  • Phone: 604-822-5791
  • In-person: Peter A. Allard School of Law
    Allard Hall, Room 129
    1822 East Mall, Vancouver
  • Hours: 10AM - 4pm
  • Allow 2-3 weeks turnaround for appointment booking

 


Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office - Okanagan

The Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office is a single point of contact and liaison for UBC students, faculty and staff who have experienced sexual assault, sexual harassment, or any other form of sexual violence or misconduct. If you have experienced a sexual assault the Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office (SVPRO) can provide confidential personal support, facilitate referrals to campus and community resources, and identify and coordinate appropriate accommodations. This office can also provide information on reporting options and support through the reporting process.

UBC Okanagan Health and Wellness

UBC students can drop in to the Health and Wellness Centre for support with immediate needs and connections to other resources as needed.

UBC Ombuds Office (Okanagan)

The Ombuds Office is an impartial and confidential resource to help ensure students are treated fairly. The role of the Ombudsperson is to provide support and advice to help students move forward when they encounter problems at the university.

 


Association for Administrative & Professional Staff (AAPS)

  • Phone: 604-822-9025
  • Email: aaps.office@ubc.ca
  • In-Person: Buzz#208 - 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver

B.C. Government and Service Employees’ Union (BCGEU)

  • Members seeking assistance are encouraged to phone:
    • 604-215-1499 (UBC Vancouver)
    • 250- 763-6405 (UBC Okanagan)
  • Office Location:
    • Suite #130 - 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver
    • 1064 Borden Ave, Kelowna

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 2950

  • Phone: 604-822-1494
  • Email: office@cupe2950.ca
  • In-Person: 6253 NW Marine Drive, Vancouver

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 116

  • Phone: 604-827-1705
  • Email: cupe116@cupe116.com
  • In-Person: 206 – 2389 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 2278

Faculty Association

International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 115

  • Phone: 604-291-8831
  • Email: iuoe@iuoe115.ca
  • In-Person: 4333 Ledger Ave, Burnaby

UBC Human Resources

For non-unionized employees, or other general HR concerns: Contact UBC HR service units, your HR Advisor/Associate, your Faculty Relations Manager/Assistant Manager, or a specific HR staff member.

  • Phone: 604-822-8111
  • Email: hr.info@ubc.ca
  • In-person: TEF III Building
    600 – 6190 Agronomy Road
  • Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday