If you need help immediately, use one of these resources.

 

Call for Emergency Help

If you have:
• thoughts of suicide
• the urge to hurt yourself or others
• been a victim of violence or a sexual assault, 

PLEASE CONTACT CAMPUS SAFETY IMMEDIATELY  at 443-423-3333, or call 911 or go to your local emergency room.

Immediate Assistance:

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger of hurting themselves or others, or hearing voices or seeing things that others do not see. Do not wait:

  • Dial 911 and request immediate assistance.
  • If you or someone you know lives on campus, you may call Campus Safety on its 24 hour emergency line at 443-423-3333 for further assistance.

Behavior  Intervention Team

If you are aware of a situation that could result in harm to anyone at MICA , please complete a Behavior  Intervention Team referral form. For more information on the Behavior  Intervention Team (BIT) and procedures visit MICA Behavior Intervention Team webpage.


Counselor On-Call Services

SCC offers after hours emergency assessments during the fall and spring semesters.

Call Campus Safety at 443-423-3333 and ask to be connected with the Counselor On-Call.  You will get a call back from the Counselor on Call.

If the emergency needs immediate attention, call Campus Safety and/or 911. 

This service is ONLY available when the Counseling Center is closed (after business hours and on weekends). 

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Crisis Resources 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Call 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) or visit online: suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

Crisis Text Line, text HOME to 741741 or visit online: crisistextline.org/

BIPOC can speak to trained counselor: Text STEVE.

Baltimore Crisis Response, Inc. (BCRI):  Call 410-433-5175 or visit online: bcresponse.org/. Crisis Hotline is 24/7. Trained counselors make an assessment and provide appropriate information and referrals, supportive counseling, suicide crisis intervention and adolescent crisis intervention.

TrevorChat: thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now/

Blackline: Call 1-800-604-5841 or visit online: callblackline.com/  prioritizes BIPOC

 

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International hotline

Visit this link: suicidestop.com/call_a_hotline.html

 

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Sexual Assault/Dating Violence

• Review MICA's Sexual Assault policy and procedures. The Sexual Assault Resource document contains local and national resources.

National Rape Crisis Hotline: Call 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)

Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network: Visit online at rainn.org. The website has information and a chat line located at the top right of their page.

Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault: Visit online at mcasa.org/

TurnAround: Call the 24 hour helpline at 443-279-0379 or visit online at turnaroundinc.org. Non-profit sexual assault program in Baltimore City and Baltimore County. Addresses sexual assault/abuse, human trafficking and domestic violence, offices in Baltimore City and County

• House of Ruth Maryland - addresses domestic violence, located in Baltimore City, www.hruth.org, 410-889-7884 - 24 hour helpline

 

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