Mental Health Emergencies during working hours (8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m., M-F)
Call the nursing staff at the Wellness Center at 724-946-7927 to arrange a crisis appointment with the counselor or come directly to the Wellness Center in Shaw Hall. You will be seen promptly. During working hours there are also other alternatives:
- Campus Security: 724 946-7777, from a campus phone, x7777
- Your Residence Hall Staff
Examples of emergencies are:
*Danger to self/suicide threats
*Danger to others
*Violent or out-of-control behaviors
*Sexual assault (see below)
After-hours Emergencies: from your cell, 724 946-7777 or from a campus phone, x7777
If a student needs to be taken to a hospital emergency room, the following hospitals are fairly close. If you need immediate transportation, call Public Safety at 724 946-7777.
UPMC Horizon Health System
2200 Memorial Dr.
Farrell, PA 16121
Sharon Regional Behavioral Health System
740 E. State St.
Sharon, PA 16146
1211 Wilmington Road
New Castle, Pa 16105
ER: 724 656-4040
If you need to speak with someone immediately, but it is not necessarily an emergency there are 24 Hour Hotlines available:
Crisis Shelter of Lawrence County
Human Services Center (Community Mental Health)
The National Substance Abuse Information & Referral Hotline