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Emergency & Crisis Resources


In an Emergency or Crisis Situation: 

If you or someone you know is experiencing an emergency and requires immediate care: 

  • On campus: Call Campus Police at 610-861-1465
  • Off campus: Dial 911

In the case of a crisis (there is no imminent threat or possibility of harm) consider the following resources:

Handouts on Suicide and Mental Health Crises 

Suicide Prevention: Understanding the Warning Signs and How to Reach Out
When Terrible Things Happen: What you May Experience 
Common Responses To Traumatic Events     

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress 

Dial 988

Crisis Text Line
Text with a live, trained crisis counselor on a secure online platform 

Text CONNECT to 741-741

The Trevor Project
Support and information for LGBTQ+ young people 24/7

Trevor Lifeline: 

Trevor Text: 
Text START to 678-678

Trans Lifeline
Trans peer support run by and for trans people 



The Steve Fund
Mental health support for young people of color

Crisis Text Line
Text STEVE to 741-741

National Human Trafficking Hotline


Text HELP to 233-733

For local crisis support search online for the Mental Health Crisis Line Phone Number for your current location (county and state)

Northampton County Crisis Line: 610-252-9060
Lehigh County Crisis Line: 610-782-3127

Find a Mental Health Provider in Your Area

Drug and Alcohol Treatment Resources