CONTENT WARNING: The following notice may prompt references to allegations of gendered and sexual violence. We encourage you to take care of yourself as you choose how to engage with this news. Listed at the end of the page are Montreal-based resources including crisis centres, active listening services, and 24-hour support services both on and off-campus.
Dear SSMU Member,
As of August 30, 2020, the Students’ Society of McGill University’s (SSMU) Board of Directors has decided to cancel the motion calling for a Special General Assembly pertaining to the removal of Vice-President (Internal Affairs)-Elect Declan McCool until further notice, on the recommendation of the Steering Committee. Pursuant to Article 13.2 of the SSMU Constitution, a General Assembly may be cancelled if no motion is validly submitted. At this time, no motion is currently presented for a Special General Assembly.
Therefore, the Special General Assembly scheduled for Tuesday, September 8, 2020 has been cancelled.
Please contact the Speaker of the Legislative Council and Chair of the Board of Directors if you have any questions.
Speaker of the Legislative Council and Chair of the Board of Directors
Sexual Assault Centre of the McGill Students’ Society (SACOMSS) | email@example.com
McGill Office for Sexual Violence Response, Support, and Education (OSVRSE)| 514-398-3954, firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Wellness Hub | 514-398-6017
Office of the Dean of Students | 514-398-4990, email@example.com
McGill Ombudsperson | 514-398-7059, firstname.lastname@example.org
International Student Services (ISS) | 514-398-4349
McGill Security Services | 514-398-3000
McGill Students’ Nightline | 514-398-6246
Keep.meSAFE | Through MySSP app (Mobile app, iOS and Android) (60+ languages, 24/7)
Montreal Sexual Assault Centre | 1-888-933-9007 (bilingual, 24/7)
Provincial Hotline | 514-933-9007 or 1-888-933-9007 (bilingual, 24/7)
Crisis Text Line | Text HOME to 686868 (bilingual, 24/7)
CAVAC (Crime Victim Assistance Centre): 1-866-532-2822 (bilingual)
SOS violence conjugale | 1-800-363-9010 (bilingual, 24/7)
Écoute Entraide | 514-278-2130 or toll free 1-855-365-4463 (français, 8h-00h/7)
Suicide Action Montreal | 1-866-277-3553 (bilingual, 24/7)
Tel-Aide | 514-935-1101 (bilingual, 24/7)