2.5 million dollars invested into mental wellbeing at UBC

13 hours agoThe money will provide funds for nine new counsellors, more Access and Diversity Counsellors, a new Director of Wellbeing, and a second location for the Wellness Centre with three Wellness Advisors, among other services.

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