NUlistens is a Nipissing University program that informs Students that we care about their well-being. It invites students to seek out supportive helpers, and trained listeners. You can visit

NUlistens events provide opportunities for campus wide dialogue about positive mental health, safety and wellness.

NUlisteners aim to help ensure students receive the appropriate supports.​

NUlistener identification​

You can identify faculty and staff who have been trained to respond and refer you to resources by an NUlistens sign in their work-space.

Who are listeners?

Caring Nipissing University Faculty and Staff

What is their role?

  • Listen to students reaching out for support​​
  • Help make referrals to services ​

How to become an NUlistener?

Faculty and Staff who are interested in learning more about becoming an NUlistener can contact us at [email protected] for the training materials.

Student Counselling Services at Nipissing University

To find out more information about the Nipissing University Student Counselling Services please click here

If you are in immediate danger or a life-threatening situation, CALL 911

24-Hour Supports

  • Nipissing University Campus Security: 705-474-3450 Ext. 5555 or 24-hours at 705-498-7244
  • North Bay Regional Health Centre Crisis Line: 1-800-352-1141 or 705-495-8198
  • Amelia Rising Crisis Line: 705-476-3355
  • Nipissing Transition House Crisis Line: 705-476-2429
  • Ojibway Family Resource Centre Crisis Line: 1-800-387-2465
  • Good2Talk (Postsecondary Student Helpline): 1-866-925-5454
  • Victim Support Line: 1-888-579-2888
  • Mental Health Helpline (Health Services Information): 1-866-531-2600
  • Support Services for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse: 1-866-887-0015
  • Assaulted Women’s Helpline: 1-866-863-0511
  • Talk4Healing (Aboriginal Women’s Helpline): 1-855-554-HEAL (4325)


Please note that all external links and resources posted on the NUlistens website or pages on are not meant to replace face-to-face consultation with or diagnoses by qualified professionals, nor are they meant to be “on-line counselling.” The listing of external sites does not imply that Nipissing University or its staff endorse all of the information located there. We cannot guarantee that all information on each site is accurate or complete. The resources and guidelines offered on this site are suggestions only, and do not substitute for consultation with a qualified Mental Health or Medical Professional.
By using these external links, you must agree to not hold the websites themselves, their staff or partners, or Nipissing University staff liable, or make any claims of damages of any kind, including claims of damages based on action taken by you related to the information contained on the respective websites.

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