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Psychological Emergencies & After Hours

Emergencies
For psychological emergencies at any time, please contact Public Safety at (508)793-2222.

 

Urgent Care Services Same Day 
Urgent Care times are available when the Counseling Center is open for students needing to be seen the same day.  The hours for Urgent Care Services are as follows:

Monday - Friday, at 10 am and 3 pm 

Students should plan to arrive within the first 15 minutes of the hour that they wish to be seen.  

Urgent Care Services After Hours
For psychological crises that occur after hours when the Counseling Center is closed, an on-call crisis counselor can be reached by calling the Counseling Center (508-793-3363) and following the prompts.

 

Emergency Services 

  • Dial 9-1-1
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline             1-800-273-8255
  • Pathways for Change                                   1-800-870-5905
    provides support to those impacted by sexual violence 
  • ULifeline                                                     Text "START" to 741-741 or call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
    online resource for college mental health

 

 

Local Emergency Rooms

UMASS Memorial Medical Center: Emergency Room - Worcester 
University Campus 
55 N Lake Ave.
Worcester, MA 01655
(508)421-5741

Saint Vincent Hospital: Emergency Room - Worcester 
123 Summer St. 
Worcester, MA 01608
(508)363-5000

Urgent Care- Worcester 
117A Stafford St. 
Worcester, MA 01603
(508)755-4010

Email 


The use of electronic mail is not a secure mode of communication and should not be used for urgent needs or emergencies.  Please contact the Counseling Center by telephone or in person to discuss matters of a confidential nature.  Do not use email for crises or emergency situations.