Other Resources

On Campus Resources

Title IX Coordinator

The Title IX Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the University's compliance with Title IX, including overseeing all complaints of sex discrimination and identifying and addressing any patterns or systemic problems that arise during the review of such complaints.

  • Young Hall, 10th Floor
  • (765) 494-7253

Purdue University Student Health Center (PUSH)

The Women's Clinic at the Purdue University Student Health Center (services are available to students of any sex or gender) has trained professionals who can provide victims/survivors with post-assault medical treatment, including sexual assault forensic examinations and preservation of evidence, injury treatment, prevention of sexually transmitted infections, and evaluation of the risk of pregnancy and prophylactic contraception, as needed. There is no charge for this confidential treatment.

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Counseling and Psychological Services has professional therapists who are specially trained in college mental health with whom victims/survivors may consult in a confidential setting. Professional counseling staff, licensed psychologists, or therapists with experience in trauma response and healing are available to assist students with personal counseling. Information disclosed to CAPS mental health professionals is held in strict confidence, consistent with applicable federal and state laws. 

Purdue University Police Department (PUPD)

Community Resources

MHA Crisis Center

The MHA Crisis Center has trained volunteers who are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to talk with victims/survivors as well as the family and friends of victims/survivors. When you call, the Crisis Center volunteer-on-duty will gather information to assess the situation and contact the specially trained advocate on call. The advocate will then call you and make arrangements to meet at the hospital, police department, courthouse, or Crisis Center. You can also simply talk to the volunteer-on-duty. 

You may contact the MHA Crisis Center anytime by calling 2-1-1 or 765.742.0244 (24/7/365).

Lafayette YWCA

The Lafayette YWCA offers a number of services to victims of relationship violence and sexual assault. All services provided by the YWCA are also provided in Spanish. Services include emergency shelter (petsafe), legal advocacy (assistance with protective orders and support during law enforcement investigations and proceedings), and support groups. The YWCA also offers a domestic violence hotline that is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Domestic Violence Hotline: 765.423.1118 or 888.345.1118 (24/7/365)

Program Office: 765.423.4486 (M-F 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

National Resources

Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)

RAINN is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization and partners with over 1,100 sexual assault service providers across the country and operates the Department of Defense’s DoD SafeHelpline

  • Phone and online hotlines are available 24 hours/day, 365 days/year
  • (800) 656-4673 

National Domestic Violence Hotline 

The hotline is staffed by highly-trained advocates that are available 24/7 to talk confidentially with anyone experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources or information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship.

  • Phone and online hotlines 24 hours/day, 365 days/year
  • (800) 799−7233

Love Is Respect 

Loveisrespect is a resource to empower youth to prevent and end dating abuse. It is a project of Break the Cycle and the National Domestic Violence Hotline.

  • Phone and online hotlines 24 hours/day, 365 days/year
  • (866) 331-9474 

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is the voice of victims and survivors.  We are the catalyst for changing society to have zero tolerance for domestic violence.  We do this by effecting public policy, increasing understanding of the impact of domestic violence, and providing programs and education that drive that change.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC)

The NSVRC’s Mission is to provide leadership in preventing and responding to sexual violence through collaboration, sharing and creating resources, and promoting research

  • (717) 909-0710

National Stalking Resource Center

The SRC is committed to continuing its national effort to promote awareness, action, and advocacy to enhance victim safety and hold stalking offenders accountable.

  • (202) 467-8700

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