A counselor is on-call 24/7, 365 days per year. If you have experienced a sexual assault, are considering causing harm to yourself or someone else, or facing any type of emergency, secure help right away. Call the UCC counselor on-call 24/7 504-865-3835 and press 1 to be immediately connected to a trained and licensed mental health professional. Campus and community resources are also available including:
University Police Department
504-865-3434 or 911 (on campus)
New Orleans Police Department
911 (off campus)
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) or just dial 988
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Chat service
Crisis Text Line: (English and Spanish) Text HOME to 741741
Keep Calm Through COVID
Crisis Phone Line (Louisiana): 1-866-310-7977
Metropolitan Center for Women and Children
504-837-5400 or 1-888-411-1333
Sexual Trauma Awareness and Response (STAR) New Orleans
123 N. Genois Street
New Orleans, LA 70119
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE)
University Medical Center
2000 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112.
*This is the only hospital in the area that conducts rape kits.
The Trevor Project Lifeline (LGBTQ+ under 25)
TrevorText: Text START to 678678
Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860
Are you a young person of color?
Are you a young person of color and feeling down, stressed or overwhelmed? Text STEVE to 741741 and a live, trained Crisis Counselor will receive the text and respond to you quickly to provide support. The volunteer Crisis Counselor will help you move from a hot moment to a cool moment.