Who do I contact in an emergency?
During Office Hours
Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
During office hours emergencies are handled immediately. Please call a counselor as soon as possible at (203) 576-4454 so we can be of assistance.
If a counselor is not reached immediately, hang up and call Campus Security at (203) 576-4911.
During Evening Hours or the Weekend
In case of an evening or weekend crisis; if you live on campus, call extension 4911. Campus Security will assist you and a counselor will be notified. Counseling Services staff are on-call after hours 7 days a week to assist in emergencies. If you live off campus, call 911.
The following are some helpful numbers:
- Domestic Violence Hotline: 1 888-774-2900
- Rape Crisis Services: 1 888-999-5545
- V.E.D.A.S Hotline (Espanol): 1 888-568-8332
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1 800-273-8255