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Health & Wellness Resources

24 hour Hotlines:
  • Crisis Chat: www.crisischat.org
  • Domestic Violence: 212.577.7777
  • Emergency Contraception: 888.NOT.2.LATE, www.EC-Help.org, www.not-2-late.com
  • Emergency (New York City): 911
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline (directs survivors to local crisis centers): 800.656.HOPE
  • National Suicide Hotline: 800.SUICIDE or 800.273.TALK
  • New York Asian Women's Center: 212.732.5230
  • NYC Anti-Violence Project: 212.732.5230
  • Poison: 212.764.7667 (212.POISONS)
  • Safe Horizon Crime Victims Hotline: 800.689.HELP (800.689.4357)
  • Safe Horizon Rape, Sexual Assault, & Incest Hotline: 212.227.3000 or 800.689.HELP (800.689.4357)
  • Suicide Prevention (LifeNet): 800.543.3638 (800.LIFENET)
  • Suicide Prevention/Emotional Support: 212.673.3000, www.samaritansnyc.org

Emergency Rooms - Medical*:

  • NYU Downtown Hospital (Closest to the Academy) | 170 William Street | 212.312.5000
  • Bellevue Hospital Center | 462 First Avenue at 27th Street  | 212.562.1000
  • Beth Israel Hospital | East 16th Street between First and Second Avenues | 212.420.2000
  • Lenox Hill Hospital | 100 East 77th Street | 212.434.2000
  • Long Island College Hospital | Atlantic Avenue and Hicks Street, Brooklyn | 718.780.1000
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital | 525 East 68th Street | 212.746.5454
  • NYU Medical Center | 560 First Avenue at 33rd Street | 212.263.5550
  • Roosevelt/St. Luke's Hospital Center | 1000 Tenth Avenue at 59th Street | 212.263.7300
Emergency Rooms - Psychiatric*:
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital | 525 East 68th Street | 888.694.5700
  • NYU Medical Center | 560 First Avenue, suite 7D at 33rd Street | 212.263.5550 or 212.263.7419
Alcohol and Drug Use Prevention and Treatment:
Harm Reduction Coalition - www.harmreduction.org | an advocacy and capacity-building organization that promotes the health and dignity of individuals and communities affected by drug use
  • Narcotics Anonymous - www.na.org | portaltools.na.org/portaltools/MeetingLoc | offers 12-step programs for people wishing to overcome substance abuse
  • Smart Recovery - www.smartrecovery.org | offers an alternative or a complement to a 12-step group. Meetings are held online.
  • Street Drugs—Drug Resource List - www.streetdrugs.org | provides a searchable list of drugs with descriptions including alternate names, uses, side effects, and withdrawal symptoms
Anger Management and Conflict Resolution:
  • American Psychological Association - www.apa.org/topics/anger/control.aspx | offers information online about anger, its origins and causes, and ways to control it
  • The Conflict Resolution Information Source (CRInfo) - www.crinfo.org | CRInfo offers a variety of resources on conflict management and resolution

Contraception

  • Planned Parenthood of New York City - www.plannedparenthood.org/nyc | Planned Parenthood of New York City offers essential reproductive health care and educational programs and engages in advocacy.

Dental Care:

  • Stu-Dent Plan—NYU College of Dentistry - 345 East 24th Street at First Avenue | 212.998.9870 | offers low-cost dental care to students
  • Morningside Dental Associates—Columbia University - 1244 Amsterdam Avenue at 121st Street | 212.961.1266 | offers low-cost dental care to students

Stress and Anxiety:

  • Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA) - www.adaa.org | includes online screenings and links to self-help resources
  • Half of Us | www.halfofus.com | offers information on emotional health and ways to find help in dealing with emotional problems and challenging situation
  • Managing Stress: A Guide for College Students by the University of Georgia - www.uhs.uga.edu/stress | provides descriptions of several relaxation techniques (meditation, visualization, deep breathing, even drawing and coloring)
  • Listen to Relax - www.hws.edu/studentlife/counseling_relax.aspx | Download MP3 files of relaxation exercises from Hobart and William Smith Colleges.
Urgent Care*:
  • Emergency Medical Care - www.emcny.com | 200 Chambers St, New York, NY 10007 | 212-962-6600
Women's Health

*Contact to find out about health insurance plans accepted at the facility.

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