Student Health Education Centre (SHEC)


SHEC is a peer-run health promotion, education, and referral service for McMaster University students. SHEC focuses on engaging with students about health-related issues through peer support, events, and campaigns.

*** Please note: As with other MSU services, SHEC is currently closed for the school year. Please see the MSU's statement regarding the situation here.

The FREE services we offer in MUSC 202 include:

  • Confidential peer support
  • Anonymous and confidential pregnancy testing
  • Health Supplies: external condoms, oral dams, lubricant, internal condoms, finger cots, menstrual products (pads, tampons with applicators, tampons without applicators), and band-aids
  • Referrals on- and off-campus
  • Lending library and health-related pamphlets
  • Private nursing space, with diapers, a bottlewarmer, water kettle, fridge, baby wipes, nursing pads, nursing pillow, baby lotion, and rash cream
  • Artificial sunlight lamp

Tour of Our Service Space






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  • Mc56ppwj_normal 10 days ago RT @SACHAhamont: This Friday! This is a space for community care where folks can talk & provide support to each other. It is also a space f…
  • Mc56ppwj_normal 10 days ago RT @msu_pride: Post one out of eight for our Pride Myth Busters Campaign, “Knowing and Understanding Our Roots (Pride 2020)”. [1/8] https…
  • Mc56ppwj_normal 16 days ago RT @SACHAhamont: Did you know that members of the Two-Spirit and LGBTQ+ community face higher rates of sexual violence? Join us tomorrow…
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