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24-Hour Support Resources


Do you feel distressed? Do you wish to speak with someone? Please call the 24/7 Rhode Island College HOPE line: 401-456-HOPE (4673). The HOPE line is in addition to the counseling center and has been established to provide continuous support to our campus community. Please note that if you are in need of immediate support, please dial 911 and proceed to your local emergency room.

Additional 24-Hour Resources

  • The National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 800-273-8255 (24 hours/day, 7 days/week)
  • The crisis text line: text HOME to 741741 (24 hours/day, 7 days/week
  • BH link, a 24 hour crisis center located in East Providence, (401) 414-LINK (5465)
  • Asian LifeNet Hotline: 877-990-8585
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-SAFE (7233)
  • National Hopeline Network: 800-784-2433
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline 800-656-HOPE (4673)
  • Persons of Color Crisis Text Line: Text STEVE to 741-741
  • The Samaritans of Rhode Island: 401-272-4044 or 800-365-4044
  • The Trans Lifeline: 877-565-8860
  • Trevor LGBTQ Helpline: 866-488-7386 or text START to 678-678

Page last updated: August 19, 2020