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VIOLENCE ON CAMPUS: EDUCATION, PREVENTION, & INTERVENTION

The following are a list of resources at Buffalo State College, within the Buffalo community, as well as national organizations that can assist you with information, services and/or help in reference to sexual assault and domestic violence.

(Note: All numbers use a 716 area code unless otherwise noted) 

On-Campus Emergency

University Police Department     (UPD)
Chase 110
(716) 878-6333
Available 24/7

Responds to all cases of sexual assault, medical emergencies, and other crimes on campus

Off-Campus Emergency

To reach your local police dept. or EMS       
911
 

Campus Resources

Violence Intervention & Victim Advocacy  (VIVA)
Weigel 223                                         
(716) 878-4029
 
The Counseling Center
Weigel 219                                         
(716) 878-4436
 
Weigel Health Center    
Weigel First Floor                            
(716) 878-6711
 
Dean of Students Office & Judicial Affairs            
Student Union 105                        
(716) 878-4618
 
Dr. Karen A. Clinton Jones, Title IX Officer
Equity and Campus Diversity      
Cleveland 415                   
(716) 878-6210
 

Community Resources

Hotlines:

City of Buffalo and Erie County

   Rape Crisis and Suicide Prevention (24/7)
        1-716-834-3131
 
   Domestic Violence Response  (24/7)
        1-716-862-HELP (4657)
        716-884-6000 
        TTY        711
 

New York State

     NY Domestc and Sexual Violence Hotline
        1-800-942-6906
        TTY 1-800-818-0656
        Spanish (Espanol) 1-800-942-6908
        Spanish (Espanol) TTY   1-800-780-7660 
 

New York City

       NYC Family Justice Center
             1-800-621-HELP or 311
              TTY 1-866-604-5350

National Hotlines

         National Domestic Violence Hotline
               thehotline.org
               1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
               TTY 1-800-787-3224
 
           National Sexual Assault Hotline
                rainn.org
                1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
 
          National Suicude Prevention Hotline
                 suicidepreventionlifeline.org
                 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Agencies:

 
Crisis Services                   
(716) 834-3131    
Available 24/7 
Crisis counseling, support/advocacy, assistance with medical and legal options
 
Haven House                    
(716) 884-6000    
Available 24/7
For victims of relationship violence who need information, support, and/or shelter
 
Family Justice Center                   
(716) 558-7233
One-stop center providing advocacy, support, & referrals for victims of relationship violence 
  
NYC Family Justice Centers
Mon.-Fri. 8:30AM-5PM
1-800-621-HELP (4357) or 311
 
Brooklyn: 1-718-250-5111
Bronx: 1-718-508-1222
Queens: 1-718-575-4500