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If you're concerned about someone being hurt or about hurting yourself, please call for help RIGHT AWAY!   Call 911 

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UAS Counseling

The UAS Counseling Center: Provide free short-term personal counseling for all current UAS students no matter your physical location.  Personal counseling provides a safe environment where you can share your thoughts and feelings, explore concerns, gain new awareness and find positive new ways of looking at a situation.  Call 796-6000 to schedule an appointment.

UAS CARE Team

The Care Team supports student success and campus safety by assessing, evaluating and responding to reports of student behavior that causes concern for their personal well-being or the well-being of others.

Warning Signs

It's importand to know the warning signs of suicideAlways seek emergency medical help if the person’s life is in immediate danger.  A person who is activelyt suicidal should not be left alone.

Crisis and Suicide Intervention Hotlines

Alaska Careline Crisis Line can be reached by phone 24/7 at 1-877-266-4357. You can reach the Careline Text line Tuesday-Saturday from 3pm - 11pm by texting '4help' to 839863.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline can be reached by phone 24/7 at 1-800-273-TALK(8255). The Lifeline Crisis Chat website is open 7 days a week from 6 pm - 6 am AKST; click here to chat.

Emergency Services

  • Emergency Services: 911
  • PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center (*K): 907-225-5171
  • Bartlett Regional Hospital (*J): 907-796-8900
  • Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (*J): 907-463-4040
  • Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital (*S): 907-966-2411
  • Sitka Community Hospital (*S): 907-747-1760

Confidential Resources

  • UAS Counseling Services *(J, K, S): 907-796-6000
  • WISH: Women in Safe Homes (*K): 907-225-9474 (local) 1-800-478-9474 (toll-free)
  • SAFV: Sitkans Against Family Violence (*S): 907-747-6511 (local) 1-800-478-6511 (toll-free)
  • AWARE: Aiding Women in Abuse & Rape Emergencies (*J): 907-586-1090 (local) or 1-800-478-1090 (toll-free)
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
  • RAINN National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-4673
  • Alaska Network on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault: 907-586-3650

 *J= Juneau, K = Ketchikan, S = Sitka

Confidential Resources are not required to share information about sexual misconduct with the Title IX office.

The National Institute on Drug Abuse Hotline (1-800-662-HELP) is an information and referral line thatdirects callers to treatment centers in the local community.

Students andemployees are encouraged to seek resource help fordrug and alcohol problems.

UAS Resources

Campus Resources
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Juneau

Adult Children of Alcoholics & Addiction ...
789-0965
Alcoholics Anonymous
................
586-1161
Juneau Recover Hospital 24 crisis line .....
586-5321
Gastineau Human Services .............
780-4338
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) ...........
790-4567
NA Toll Free ....................
855-258-6329
National Council on Alcoholism &
Drug Dependence (NCADD) .............
463-4410
National Intervention Network (NIH)
.....
586-4859
NIH Toll Free 800-654-4673
Rainforest Recover Center at Bartlett
......
796-8690
SEARHC Behavioral Health Services
.......
364-4445
Sitka
Campus Resources
Student Success Center
................
747-7700
Toll Free
.......................
800-478-6653
Community Resources
Alcoholics Anonymous
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
747-8866
Bill Brady Healing Center ...............
966-8641
Ravens Way
.........................
796-8714
SEARHC Behavioral Health Prevention
.....
966-8753
Sitka Counseling & Prevention Services .....
747-8994
Tobacco Quit Program
.................
966-8721

Ketchikan

Campus Resources

Student Resource Center
...............
228-4511
Community Resources
Alcoholics Anonymous
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
225-5154
Alonon Meetings
.....................
225-5154
Gateway Center for Human Services
......
225-4135
Ketchikan Alcohol Recovery
............
225-3510
Ketchikan Indian Corp. Behavior Health
....
228-9203
Narcotics Anonymous at
Ketchikan General Hospital .............
225-517
 
 

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