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Student Counseling

Hotlines

We strongly encourage any student located on-campus in need of urgent counseling support after hours to contact Hofstra’s Department of Public Safety at 516-463-6789. The Department of Public Safety can connect the student with an on-call counselor from Student Counseling Services. For urgent care off-campus, students should call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room. The following are additional resources that may be useful to off-campus students in urgent need of mental health services.


Crisis Hotlines

Long Island Crisis Center - https://longislandcrisiscenter.org
Phone: (516) 679-1111
Chat: https://longislandcrisiscenter.org/get-help-now/#mobile

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
Phone: 1-800-273-8255
Chat: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/
Spanish Speaking Phone: 1-888-628-9454
Deaf and Hard of Hearing: 1-800-799-4889


Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) - https://www.rainn.org/
Live Chat: https://hotline.rainn.org/online?_ga=2.193946797.1280260379.1564597524-1555118037.1564597524
Call:1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

The SAFE Center LI - https://www.tscli.org/client-services/
Phone: (516)-542-0404


Eating Disorders

National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA) - https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/
Phone: 1(800)-931-2237
Chat: https://chatserver.comm100.com/ChatWindow.aspx?siteId=144464&planId=467


Substance Abuse/Addiction

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) - https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline
Phone :1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Long Island Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence (LICADD) - https://www.licadd.org/
Phone : (631)-979-1700


LGBTQ+

The Trevor Project - https://www.thetrevorproject.org/
Phone : 1-866-488-7386
Text: START to 678678 · Chat: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now/

Pride for Youth (PFY) - https://longislandcrisiscenter.org/prideforyouth
Phone : (516) 679-1111
Chat: https://longislandcrisiscenter.org/prideforyouth/get-support-now/