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       

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


City of Buffalo and Erie County

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

New York State

     NY Domestc and Sexual Violence Hotline
        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
               1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
               TTY 1-800-787-3224
           National Sexual Assault Hotline
                1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
          National Suicude Prevention Hotline
                 1-800-273-TALK (8255)


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