The University Students’ Council issued the following statement this afternoon regarding the death of a King’s University College student this week:
The USC is heartbroken to learn of the passing of Yafet Haddish, fourth year King’s University College student. Our thoughts go out to Yafet’s friends and family, and the fellow students who have been impacted by this tragic event. During this time, we must lean on one another as we mourn this loss as a community..
We encourage those who need support to reach out to the resources listed below.
USC’s Peer Support Centre
The centre is a safe space in which students can express their feelings and explore resource options provided by the university, the city of London, and the USC.
Monday to Friday | 10AM-4PM | UCC 256
CMHA Crisis Counselling
Drop in counselling for individuals experiencing mental health crisis September 14 to September 17 | 5PM-9PM | UCC 11
Free confidential mental health helpline
24/7 | (866) 925-5454
Western Health and Wellness
Tele-counselling appointments available for individuals needing mental health support; students can book appointments via email
Monday to Friday | 9AM-4PM | firstname.lastname@example.org