SFU's Sexual Violence Support and Prevention Office assists respondents by informing them of the resources available to them, streamlining access to supports and helping them make informed decisions.

Tel: 778.782.7233 | email:

The following additional resources and supports are also available for Respondents:

SFU Health and Counselling

Tel: Burnaby Campus: 778.782.4615 | Surrey and Vancouver Campuses: 778.782.5200 |

A team of medical and mental health professionals is available in Health and Counselling Services to support the health and well-being of students.  

SFU Ombudsperson

Tel: 778.782.4563 |

The Ombudsperson at SFU is an independent, impartial and confidential resource for students.  The Ombudsperson is available to help students become their own advocates by providing them with information or advice about regulations, policies and procedures.


Tel: 1.800.663.1142 |

SFU Staff and Faculty may have access to confidential professional assistance for employees and their immediate family members in resolving personal, family, health and work problems through the Employee Family Assistance Program. For more information see the EFAP link in the Benefits section of your employee group on SFU's Human Resources website.

BC 211

Tel: 211 |

BC211 is a Vancouver-based nonprofit organization that specializes in providing information and referral regarding community, government and social services in BC.


Tel: 1.844.451.9700 or 011.416.380.6578 from outside North America |

MySSP is a free service available to all SFU students. With MySSP, all graduate and undergraduate students have access to immediate or ongoing confidential support - accessible from anywhere in the world by phone or through the downloadable app.

Legal Services Society

Tel: 1.866.577.2525 or 604.408.2172 |

Provides Legal Aid in BC.   


Tel: 604.687.4680 |

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