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Counseling and Wellness Services

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The Avery Point campus does not provide comprehensive mental health services.  Students should look to their local community for services and support.

Mental Health/Crisis Resources

Campus Police (860) 486-4801

Southeastern Mental Health Authority (SMHA) (860) 886-9302

Backus Hospital Center for Mental Health (860) 823-6321

L+M Hospital Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Program (860) 444-5141

Suicide Crisis Lines
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

Sexual Assault – non-confidential - UConn employees are mandated reporters.

Office of Institutional Equity (to file report) (860) 486-2943
Dean of Students Office Victim Advocate (860) 486-3426
Avery Point Student Services (860) 405-9024
Campus Police (860) 486-4800

Sexual Assault – confidential
Sexual Assault Crisis Center of Eastern Connecticut (860) 442-0602 (New London), (860) 456-3593 (Willimantic), 24-hour hotline: (860) 456-2789

If you think a student is considering hurting themselves or hurting others, dial 911!