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, reports feeling severe depression 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

• 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.


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