How to help a friend

How to help a friend in an emergency:  

If your friend is in a medically life-threatening situation:  

  • Call 911
  • Call Campus Safety at 740.587.0810
  • Go to the nearest Emergency Hospital &

Licking Memorial Hospital Emergency Room
Licking Memorial Hospital, First Floor
1320 West Main Street
Newark, Ohio 43055
Phone: 220.564.4144
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

 

If your friend is in a behaviorally life-threatening situation:  

  • Call 911
  • Call Campus Safety at 740.587.0810

Other services:

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 24 hours a day/7days a week 800.273.8255 (TALK).
  • 24/7 Crisis Hotline of Central Ohio: 211 or 740.345.4357 (HELP)
  • Text “Connect” to 741-741 for a free, confidential text line for behavioral health support.
  • National Hopeline Network: 800.784.2433 (SUI-CIDE)
  • Lifeline Crisis Chat (live messaging)
  • Crisis Text Line: Text “START” to 741-741

Contact Us

Phone
Fax
833-255-1347

Please call 740-587-6200 and press #1 to schedule an appointment with a member of our medical or behavioral staff

*Given demand for student appointments, we ask that you cancel any appointment you are unable to attend.

Counseling “Walk-in Hour”:

No appointment necessary
Monday through Friday
11:30 am - 12:30 pm.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

suicidepreventionlifeline.org

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