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Resources for Students

To receive confidential support and learn more about the resources available to you, contact CARE at 765-495-CARE (2273).

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Campus Resources

The following campus resources are available to students who have experienced power-based personal violence. Unless otherwise noted, these resources do not provide confidential services. 

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Confidential support, evaluation, and counseling. To schedule an appointment, students must complete a brief phone screening.

Phone: 765-494-6995
Address: Purdue Student Health Center (PUSH), Room 224
Fall/Spring Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Summer Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-12pm and 1pm-5pm

Disability Resource Center (DRC)

Supportive services and accommodations for students with documented disabilities.

Phone: 765-494-1247
Email: drc@purdue.edu
Address: YONG Room 830, 155 S. Grant St, West Lafayette, IN 47906

Office of Institutional Equity (OIE)

University Reporting; Equal Access and Opportunity

Phone: 765-494-7255
Email: equity@purdue.edu
Address: YONG, 10th Floor, 155 S Grant St, West Lafayette, IN 47906

Purdue University Police Department (PUPD)

Phone: 765-494-8221 (non-emergency) / For emergencies, call 911
Email: police@purdue.edu
Address: 205 S Martin Jischke Dr, West Lafayette, IN 47906

Purdue Student Health Center (PUSH)

Free, confidential services related to incidents of power-based personal violence including, but not limited to, emergency contraception, antibiotics to prevent sexually transmitted infections (STI), physical exams.*

*PUSH does not offer physical exams for evidence collection (i.e., Sexual Assault Forensic Examinations), but CARE advocates can connect students, faculty, and staff to hospitals that offer that service. Please contact CARE for more information.

Phone: 765-494-1700
Address: 601 Stadium Mall Dr, West Lafayette, IN 47906
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm 

Safe Walk Program

24/7 service for students, faculty, and staff in need of an escort to and from on-campus buildings. Escorts are a member of the Purdue Student Security Patrol (PSSP) or a Purdue University Officer - this is not intended to be used in emergency situations.

Phone: 765-494-SAFE (7233)
Hours: 24/7

Community Resources

Community agencies are unable to assist with on-campus accommodations. For help with these type of accommodations, please contact CARE at 765-495-CARE (2273).

Franciscan Health Lafayette East

Offers Sexual Assault Forensic Examinations for evidence collection. Click here to learn more about what happens during SAFE.

Phone: 765-502-4000 / For emergencies, call 911
Address: 1701 S Creasy Ln, Lafayette, IN 47905

IU Health Arnett Hospital

Offers Sexual Assault Forensic Examinations for evidence collection. Click here to learn more about what happens during SAFE.

Phone: 765-448-8000 / For emergencies, call 911
Address: 5165 McCarty Ln, Lafayette, IN 47905

Mental Health America-Wabash Valley Region

Crisis Center

24/7 free crisis support for people who have experienced trauma. You can connect to a confidential Crisis Intervention Specialists by calling 765-742-0244 or texting SAFE2TALK to 765-742-0244.

Mental Health Navigator Services

Free resource for people seeking mental health services. You can schedule an appointment with a Mental Health Navigator by calling 765-742-1800 or emailing at navigate@mhawv.org.

Tippecanoe County Health Department (TCHD)

STD testing and treatment through the TCHD Walk-In Clinic. 

Phone: 765-423-9221
Hours: Thursdays 9am-11am & 1pm-3pm
Address: 629 N 6th St, Suite A, Lafayette, IN 47901

YWCA of Greater Lafayette DVIPP

Free, confidential support for survivors of domestic violence including a 24/7 Domestic Violence Hotline, emergency shelter, legal advocacy, support groups, 911 cell phones, and therapy. All services provided by the YWCA are also provided in Spanish. 

24/7 Domestic Violence Hotline: 765-423-1118 or 888-345-1118
Phone: 765-423-4486
Hours: Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm
Address: 605 N 6th St, Lafayette, IN 47901

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