My Iona

COVID-19

Information and Updates for the Iona Community on Coronavirus

Emergency Resources

If you are experiencing an emergency and need help now, for example, if you or a friend are having thoughts of harming yourself or others, feeling that your thoughts are disorganized or your behavior is out of control, contact Campus Safety immediately 24/7 at 914-633-2560. Campus Safety and the Counseling Center will work together to help.

The Counseling Center can be reached directly Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at 914-633-2038. It is not safe to use email or voicemail to report emergencies, as these are not monitored 24/7.

In an urgent situation you can also:
Connect with the Crisis Text Line here or by texting any message to 741-741
Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255
Call Victims Assistance 24 hour hotline at 1-914-345-9111, and Safe Horizons Rape and Sexual Assault 24 hour hotline at 1-212-227-3000

For more information on how to help yourself or a friend in an emergency:

The Jed Foundation: "I am having thoughts of suicide"

The Jed Foundation: "Someone I know may be at risk of suicide"