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How to Get Help if You Have Been Sexually Assaulted

Any member of the Dartmouth community who has experienced sexual assault is encouraged to immediately notify law enforcement and/or seek medical assistance. The Department of Safety and Security will provide transport or assist with accessing these resources upon request.

For Immediate Response in an Emergency

Hanover Police Department
9-1-1  or (603) 643-2222
The You Have Options Program at Hanover Police Department also allows anonymous on-line reporting of sexual violence and provides additional information about reporting options and supports.
Department of Safety & Security
Emergency: (603) 646-3333

To Speak with a Confidential Resource

Counseling & Human Development (CHD)
Daytime/weekdays: (603) 646-9442
After hours/weekends: (603) 646-3333
CHD offers 24-hour crisis counseling for enrolled students or for those who are concerned about an enrolled student.
24 hour crisis hotline: (866) 348-9473
WISE provides advocacy and crisis services to those affected by domestic and sexual violence and stalking. All WISE services are free and confidential.
The Tucker Center (Ordained Ministers, Priests, and Rabbis)
Weekdays: (603) 646-3350
Faculty/Employee Assistance Program (FEAP)
Call (603) 646-1165 to schedule an appointment or email
FEAP provides free, confidential assessment, counseling, and referral services in a professional setting.

For Medical Assistance

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC)
Emergency Room: (603) 650-5000
DHMC provides sexual assault forensic exams and emergency and comprehensive care.
Dick's House: Health Services
(603) 646-9401
Open 24/7 during fall, winter, and spring terms.
Dick's House offers follow-up and ongoing care for Dartmouth students.
Nursing & Inpatient Department (IPD)
(603) 646-9440
IPD offers follow-up care after hours and on weekends. The IPD at Dick's House has beds available if a student needs a safe place to stay overnight.

Last Updated: 7/25/18