COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Service Change: E-mail to request a hamper. Locker number and combination provided to pick up the food hamper. Baby food and food vouchers are available.

University Students' Council - Peer Support Centre

UCC Building
1151 Richmond St, Rm 256
London, ON
N6A 3K7
iconPath Mon-Fri 10am-4pm
Last Updated: Mar 6, 2023: Suggest an edit


Contact by above emails
Food Hamper Request form also available online

Eligibility / Target Population

Students attending Western University


Services included in student fees


Student Programs Officer



Area Served



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Description of Services

Student-run drop-in resource center for support and health services * oversees a number of individual student support services including: 

Food Support Service - 24-hour anonymous "food hamper" system provides food support service for Western University students only * baby food and other special requests available upon request * bring donations to USC office (Room 258, UCC) during business hours* email request to

Ethnocultural Support Services - Seeks to create a culturally inclusive University community * email

Gender Equality Network (formerly Women's Issue Network (WIN)) - Recognizes, represents, and rectifies gender inequalities affecting UWO students * educational resource centre on woman's and gender issues * coffee houses, awareness days, feminine hygiene products, study space, and film series *

Health and Wellness - Aims to improve quality of life of students * Identifies areas of mental health, healthy lifestyles, sexual health and consent education, alcohol and substance use and overall well-being that require additional support and awareness
  • Allyship Network Outreach service * promotes inclusivity and diversity * offers ally training and organizes educational workshops to understand and celebrate diversity, as well as issues of sexuality and gender identity
  • PrideWestern Awareness, advocacy, resource and support system for students with questions regarding Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Transsexual, Queer, 2-Spirit, and Asexual (LGBTTQ2A) issues
Last Updated: Mar 6, 2023: Suggest an edit