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Emergency Alert

Campus is closed

Campus is closed today, Tuesday, Aug. 11, because there is no electricity. Strong winds yesterday brought down trees, limbs and power lines on campus, and throughout the Quad Cities. To reach the Augustana switchboard & police/public safety call 309-794-7711. 


Phone resources and hotlines

Counseling Services wants to make sure students have as many supports as possible. Below is a list of hotlines and phone resources for emergencies and other situations.

If you are in immediate crisis, please call public safety at 309-794-7711 or dial 911.

Mental health emergencies

24-hour Robert Young Center Crisis Line: 309-779-2999

NAMI Crisis Text Line: Text NAMI to 741-741

National Crisis Line: 800-233-4357

Suicide hotline

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-8255

National Hopeline Network: 800-784-2433

Suicide Crisis Hotline: 800-999-9999


Self-Injury Support: 800-366-8288

Sexual assault

Sexual Assault Support (English/Spanish): 800-223-5001

24-hour Crisis Line (Illinois): 309-797-1777

24-hour Crisis Line (Iowa): 866-921-3354

Domestic violence and child abuse

National Domestic Violence Crisis line: 800-799-7233

Domestic Violence Helpline: 800-548-2722

National Child Abuse Hotline: 800-422-4453

DCFS Child Abuse Hotline: 800-252-2873

School violence prevention

Center for Prevention of School Violence: 800-299-6504

Alcohol and other drugs

Alcoholism & Other Drug Hopeline: 800-622-2255

National Drug Abuse: 800-662-4357

Al-Anon/Alateen (for non-drinkers): 800-344-2666

Marijuana Anonymous: 800-766-6779

Quad-Cities Area of NA

National NA and AA


Trans Lifeline (Peer Support): 877-565-8860

The Trevor Helpline: 800-850-8078

Gay & Lesbian National Support: 888-843-4564

GLBT Youth Support Line: 800-850-8078

Eating disorders (anorexia and bulimia)

National Crisis Line: 800-233-4357

National Eating Disorders Association: 800-931-2237

Eating Disorders Center: 888-236-1188


AAA Crisis Pregnancy Center: 800-560-0717

Pregnancy Support: 800-467-8466

Pregnancy National Helpline: 800-356-5761

Postpartum Depression: 800-733-6667