Programs: Health and wellbeing

Medical students

CHASM Incubator (Community Health and Social Medicine Incubator)

Students using an incubator model to solve targeted health problems in the community.

Kibale Project

The Kibale Project saves Ugandan children’s lives by treating and preventing disease, and breaks down barriers between local communities and conservation efforts.

Project Genesis

Project Genesis provides individual support and advocacy as well as community organizing services to improve the quality of life of Montreal's most vulnerable residents.

Volunteers for a Smile

Volunteers mentor disadvantaged students and organize social events for patients in Montreal-area hospitals

McGill Nurses for Highlands Hope

Nursing students support educational programs, assist scholarly exchanges, and raise funds to help address HIV/AIDS and related social challenges

Jim Lund Dental Clinic & Mobile Dental Clinics

Free dental services offered to low-income and homeless Montrealers who don’t have access to dental insurance

SWAM Montreal

Affordable, accessible one-on-one swimming lessons for children with special needs

Beyond Me

Beyond Me provides one-on-one mentoring and tutoring to children and teens with special needs

Swallowing Awareness Event

The Swallowing Awareness Event provides information and screenings to promote awareness about swallowing safety

McGill Transition Support Program for Adults with ASD

Trained students provide support and assistance to young adults with autism as they transition to a more independent adult life

On-Campus Hearing Screenings

Students from the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders provide free hearing screenings on McGill’s campus

Self-Injury Outreach and Support

A website offering a wealth of information and resources for those affected by self-injury and those who want to help