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Do you need help right away?

Have you taken, or are you about to take, action to harm or kill yourself?

Call 911 or UWM Police 414-229-9911 (9-911 campus phone) for immediate assistance

Are you currently considering suicide?

Connect with one of the following resources:

  • Norris Counseling and Consultation Services (weekday business hours, only) – 414-229-4716
    • The Norris Health Center is open between 8 am and 4:45 pm Monday through Thursday and between 9 am and 4:45 pm on Friday. With the exception of urgent situations, please phone 414-229-4716 to make an appointment in advance.
      Students who are currently enrolled for class credits at UWM and have paid the student segregated fee are eligible for services at no cost.
      For students who have urgent needs that are not life threatening, brief screening sessions are provided to help stabilize the situation and determine what further services may be necessary. A Norris Health Center counselor is on-call from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday through Thursday and from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on Friday. An appointment is not necessary, but there may be a wait to be seen if the counselor is occupied with another student at the time of your arrival.

  • Columbia-St. Mary’s Emergency Services (24/7) – 414-291-1200
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Line (24/7) – 414-257-7222
  • 24/7 Suicide Prevention Hotlines:
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
      (TTY Accessible – 1-800-799-4TTY)
    • Trevor Lifeline for LGBTQ (24/7) – 1-866-488-7386
    • Veterans Crisis Line (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK, Press 1

Are you in crisis and unsure what to do?

Connect and consult with one of the following resources:

  • Norris Counseling and Consultation Services (weekday business hours, only) – 414-229-4716
    • The Norris Health Center is open between 8 am and 4:45 pm Monday through Thursday and between 9 am and 4:45 pm on Friday. With the exception of urgent situations, please phone 414-229-4716 to make an appointment in advance.
      Students who are currently enrolled for class credits at UWM and have paid the student segregated fee are eligible for services at no cost.
      For students who have urgent needs that are not life threatening, brief screening sessions are provided to help stabilize the situation and determine what further services may be necessary.
      A Norris Health Center counselor is on-call from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday through Thursday and from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on Friday. An appointment is not necessary, but there may be a wait to be seen if the counselor is occupied with another student at the time of your arrival.
      The Counseling and Consultation Services staff is available to consult with faculty, staff, family, and friends who have concerns about a student. Within limits of confidentiality, they will help you sort out the relevant issues, explore alternative approaches, and determine whether to refer the student to counseling services.

  • Columbia-St. Mary’s Emergency Services (24/7) – 414-291-1200
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Line (24/7) – 414-257-7222
  • 24/7 Suicide Prevention Hotlines:
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
      (TTY Accessible – 1-800-799-4TTY)
    • Trevor Lifeline for LGBTQ (24/7) – 1-866-488-7386
    • Veterans Crisis Line (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK, Press 1

Does someone you care about need help right away?

Has someone you are concerned about taken, or are they about to take, action to harm or kill themselves?

Call 911 or UWM Police 414-229-9911 (9-911 campus phone) for immediate assistance

Is someone you are concerned about currently considering suicide?

Connect with one of the following resources:

  • Norris Counseling and Consultation Services (weekday business hours, only) – 414-229-4716
    • The Norris Health Center is open between 8 am and 4:45 pm Monday through Thursday and between 9 am and 4:45 pm on Friday. With the exception of urgent situations, please phone 414-229-4716 to make an appointment in advance.
      Students who are currently enrolled for class credits at UWM and have paid the student segregated fee are eligible for services at no cost.
      For students who have urgent needs that are not life threatening, brief screening sessions are provided to help stabilize the situation and determine what further services may be necessary.
      A Norris Health Center counselor is on-call from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday through Thursday and from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on Friday. An appointment is not necessary, but there may be a wait to be seen if the counselor is occupied with another student at the time of your arrival.

  • Columbia-St. Mary’s Emergency Services (24/7) – 414-291-1200
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Line (24/7) – 414-257-7222
  • 24/7 Suicide Prevention Hotlines:
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
      (TTY Accessible – 1-800-799-4TTY)
    • Trevor Lifeline for LGBTQ (24/7) – 1-866-488-7386
    • Veterans Crisis Line (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK, Press 1

Is someone you are concerned about in crisis, and you are not sure what to do?

Connect and consult with one of the following resources:

  • Norris Counseling and Consultation Services (weekday business hours, only) – 414-229-4716
    • The Norris Health Center is open between 8 am and 4:45 pm Monday through Thursday and between 9 am and 4:45 pm on Friday. With the exception of urgent situations, please phone 414-229-4716 to make an appointment in advance.
      Students who are currently enrolled for class credits at UWM and have paid the student segregated fee are eligible for services at no cost.
      For students who have urgent needs that are not life threatening, brief screening sessions are provided to help stabilize the situation and determine what further services may be necessary.
      A Norris Health Center counselor is on-call from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday through Thursday and from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on Friday. An appointment is not necessary, but there may be a wait to be seen if the counselor is occupied with another student at the time of your arrival.
      The Counseling and Consultation Services staff is available to consult with faculty, staff, family, and friends who have concerns about a student. Within limits of confidentiality, they will help you sort out the relevant issues, explore alternative approaches, and determine whether to refer the student to counseling services.

  • Columbia-St. Mary’s Emergency Services (24/7) – 414-291-1200
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Line (24/7) – 414-257-7222
  • 24/7 Suicide Prevention Hotlines:
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
      (TTY Accessible – 1-800-799-4TTY)
    • Trevor Lifeline for LGBTQ (24/7) – 1-866-488-7386
    • Veterans Crisis Line (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK, Press 1