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.

Studies & exams

Sleep

Nutrition

Get Moving

Concentration

Psychiatric emergencies at the HUG
https://www.hug.ch/urgences/secteur‑psychiatrique
4 rue Gabrielle‑Perret‑Gentil
+41 22 372 38 62

Anxiety and anxiety disorders

Depression

Bereavement

Suicide

  • 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: 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!

Contraception

Pregnancy

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

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

Violence and harassment at the UNIGE

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

Tobacco

Alcohol

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

Drugs

Cyberaddictions