Health & Wellness

Resources and information

You will find below useful links and resources on various health-related topics.

Do not hesitate to make an appointment with our doctor for targeted information and advices adapted to your situation, or with our psychologists for a personalized follow-up.

Balance & Well‑being

Studies & exams



Get Moving


Mental Health

Psychiatric emergencies at the HUG‑psychiatrique
4 rue Gabrielle‑Perret‑Gentil
+41 22 372 38 62

Anxiety and anxiety disorders




  • Stop suicide
  • Malatavie ‑ Crisis unit at the HUG to respond to suffering adolescents and their families
  • La Main Tendue: 143 ‑ Confidential, anonymous, 24‑hour helpline
  • Medical emergencies: 144
  • Psychiatric emergencies: +41 22 372 38 62
Sexual Health

Sexual health: general information

HIV and other STIs

The Health and Psychology Service provides you with information and a free voucher for an HIV test at the HUG. Book an appointment!



For every question on how to reconcile pregnancy, motherhood and studies, make an appointment with Dr. Tiziana Farinelli.

Violence and Harassment

Emergency contacts

  • Police emergencies: 117
  • Medical emergencies: 144
  • UNIGE Security Service (STEPS):+41 22 379 12 22
  • Le Pertuis ‑ 24‑hour hotline for people experiencing domestic violence: +41 22 879 62 14


Violence and harassment at the UNIGE

Gender & Sexuality

LGBTQ+: general information

  • Totem ‑ meeting, support and listening group for LGBTIQ youth
  • Refuge Genève ‑ Shelter for LGBTIQ youth in difficulty
  • Think Out ‑ Association of LGBT + Friends students at Unige

Sexual and emotional orientation

Gender identity

Consumption and Addictions



  • FEGPA: resources, information and help on alcohol consumption
  • Stop‑alcool: help and advice on alcohol consumption
  • self‑assessment test, questions and answers