COVID-19 Information

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Emergency Assistance

SEMO Center for Behavioral Health and Accessibility

Center for Behavioral Health and Accessibility is located on the first floor of the northeast side of Dearmont Hall. Please call 573-986-6191 for an appointment with a counselor.

After Hours Service

The Crisis Response Team coordinates crisis coverage for campus emergencies when Center for Behavioral Health and Accessibility is not open. Call the University Department of Public Safety (651-2911) for contact with the Crisis Coordinator on Call.

Life Crisis Hotline

24 hour a day, 7 day a week crisis intervention, suicide prevention, and referral service hotline.
(314) 647-HELP (4357)

The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is determined to end suicide among LGBTQ+Q youth by providing life-saving and life-affirming resources including our nationwide, 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline, digital community and advocacy/educational programs that create a safe, supportive and positive environment for everyone.

The Trevor Project operates three core program areas in order to provide life-saving and life-affirming resources for LGBTQ+Q youth and to create safe, accepting and inclusive environments for all young people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Phone: 1-866-4-U-TREVOR

GLBT Helpline (all ages); Peer Listening Line (25 and under)

The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Helpline, along with the youth-only Peer Listening Line is a program of Fenway Community Health in Boston MA. Its mission is to provide anonymous information, referrals, and support to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning (GLBTQ) callers via our toll free, anonymous, nationwide phone number. Volunteers who are 25 years old or younger staff the Peer Line but the Helpline has volunteers of all ages.
GLBT Helpline: (888) 340-GLBT
Peer Listening Line: (800) 399-PEER


University Center CSI 204e

LGBTQ+ Resource Center
One University Plaza, MS1250
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701