We seek to support students of all genders at WU by sharing helpful resources. This is not an exhaustive list. If you find a helpful resource and think it should be listed here, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
After Silence: online chat forum for survivors (some forums are public, but survivors can create a username and post to private forums).
National Domestic Violence Hotline: text, online chat, or phone options available at https://www.thehotline.org/
National Sexual Assault Hotline (via RAINN): online chat or phone options, Spanish available, at https://hotline.rainn.org/online
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
National Parent Helpline: available Monday-Friday 12PM-9AM CT, offers emotional support and advocacy for parents: 1-855-427-2736.
The Steve Fund: Crisis text line for young People of Color. Text STEVE to 741741 and a live, trained crisis counselor will respond.
Trevor Project: The Trevor Project has a call line as well as a text line for folx in the LGBTQ+ community. You can text START to 678678 and a Trevor counselor will respond or call 1-866-488-7386.
Seek Then Speak: a web tool with dozens of language options that provides an overview of getting help, language to help define the experience, exploring reporting options, and what to expect when connecting with advocates.
StrongHearts Native Helpline: for domestic/sexual violence, available 7AM-10PM CT, confidential, and specifically for Native communities: 1-844-762-8483.
The Deaf Hotline: available 24/7 through video phone (1-855-812-1001), email and chat for Deaf, DeafBlind, DeafDisabled survivors.
Trans LifeLine: peer support specifically for trans people, available 9AM-3AM CT: 1-877-565-8860 This hotline is staffed exclusively by trans operators is the only crisis line with a policy against non-consensual active rescue.
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