Crisis Support

Daytime Crisis 8:00 am 4:30 pm Monday to Friday:

If you are experiencing a personal crisis and need immediate counseling support, contact CCHP at 612-330-1707, and let the person answering the telephone know that you are in crisis and need to see a counselor immediately. If it is an emergency and you are unable to reach a staff member you are encouraged to call the Department of Public Safety at 612-330-1717.  For immediate phone counseling support, you can contact the Crisis Connection (612-379-6363).  If you are at risk of harming yourself, you can also contact  the Hennepin County COPE Team (612-596-1223) or Acute Psychiatric Services (612-873-3161).

After Hours Crisis:

If you are experiencing a personal crisis and it is after office hours, there is 24 hour crisis counseling support available through community agencies as follows. If you are living on campus and need immediate support, talk to your Resident Assistant, Community Leader, or Hall Director, and they will assist you in obtaining immediate services. You may also contact the Department of Public Safety at 612-330-1717 for support in connecting to crisis services.

Emergency Room — U of M Medical Center Riverside Campus (has separate Behavioral Emergency Center for mental health crises; go to ER to access the BEC)   612-273-6402

Acute Psychiatric Services - 24-hour walk-in crisis psychiatric support at Hennepin County Medical Center; Emergency Medications Clinic available 7:30am – 2:00pm. 612-873-3161

Hennepin County COPE Team — 24 hour mobile crisis support for people having a mental health crisis in Hennepin County.  612-596-1223

Crisis Connection - 24-hour confidential telephone counseling  612-379-6363

National Suicide Prevention 24-Hour Hotline – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

U of M Aurora Center - 24 Hour Helpline for Sexual Assault and Relationship Violence  612-626-9111

Rape and Sexual Abuse Center 24-Hour Helpline - 612-825-4357

Minnesota Domestic Violence 24-Hour Hotline - 1-866-223-1111

United Way FIRST CALL FOR HELP - Directory of Community Services – Dial 211 from a landline or 651-291-0211 from a cellphone.