Emergency Assistance

If you have a life-threatening emergency and need immediate assistance call 911.

On Campus

Public Safety

Call the Office of Public Safety (OPS), at 607-274-3333. OPS is open 24/7 to Ithaca College students. 

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CAPS After Hours

On-call counselors are available from 5p-8:30a, M-F, and 24/7 on weekends, holidays, and campus closures. Call 607-274-3136 to be connected

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The Trevor Project


Start a live chat with a Trevor Counselor hereYour messages will remain anonymous and confidential. This is available 24/7.

What to Expect

This is a national suicide prevention helpline that operates 24/7. Call 866-488-7368 to be connected to a Trevor Counselor.

What to Expect
Text Line

Text 'START' to 678-678 to be connected to a Trevor Counselor. This line operates 24/7.

What to Expect

Other LGBT Hotlines

LGBT National Hotline

Confidential peer-counseling, information & local resources. The line operates M-F from 4p-12a & Sat from 12p-5p. Call 888-843-4564 to be connected.

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LGBT National Youth Talkline

Confidential peer-counseling, information & local resources specifically to youth up to age 25. The line operates M-F from 8p-12a. Call 800-246-7743 to be connected.

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The TransLifeline

Confidential peer-counseling, information, & resources to trans/non-cis persons. The line operates seven days a week, call 877-565-8860 to be connected.

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Not LGBT Specific

Crisis Text Line

Available 24/7 to anyone, anywhere in the USA. Simply text 'CONNECT' to 741-741 to get started. 

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Suicide Hotline

988 has been designated as the new three-digit dialing code that will route callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (now known as the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline)

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Additional Resources

Know that you are loved.  Many people on campus, in the greater Ithaca community, and throughout the country, care about you.  Talk with each other, support each other, seek help if needed, and know you are loved.