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Resources and Services Available to Campus Community Members
As the fall semester winds down, below is a reminder of ongoing resources available to students, faculty and staff.
The Barnes Center at The Arch is available 24/7 for support at 315.443.8000. The availability of health, wellness and counseling professionals available during drop-in hours has been doubled. Drop-ins are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Saturday, located in the counseling suite on the third floor.
The following offices remain available for drop-ins and small group discussions, with hours extended to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday:
- Cultural Centers’ Suite, 548 Bird Library (Office of Multicultural Affairs, Disability Cultural Center and LGBT Resource Center)
- Center for International Services, 310 Walnut Place
- Dean of Students Office, 306 Steele Hall (a staff member will be located in the Cultural Centers’ Suite from 5 to 8 p.m.)
Monday through Friday, the weeks of Dec. 2 and Dec. 9, health promotion staff, including peer educators, are hosting de-stress activities in Bird Library and other locations across campus.
Support services in the schools and colleges have been expanded through partnerships with the School of Social Work, the Department of Psychology and the Hendricks Chapel chaplains.
Hendricks Chapel chaplains remain available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide comfort and care.
Anyone can visit the STOP Bias website to report or receive support for bias-related incidents.
For faculty and staff, assistance is available through Carebridge, the University’s Faculty and Staff Assistance Program. Trained clinicians are available by phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and can be reached at 800.437.0911.