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Resources for Students

To receive confidential support and learn more about the resources available to you, contact CARE at 765-495-CARE (2273).

Campus Resources

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

CAPS offers confidential support, evaluation, and counseling. To schedule an appointment, students must complete a brief phone screening.

Phone: 765-494-6995
Address: Purdue Student Health Center (PUSH), Room 224
Fall/Spring Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Disability Resource Center (DRC)

The DRC offers supportive services and accommodations for students with documented disabilities.

Phone: 765-494-1247
Address: YONG Room 830, 155 S. Grant St., West Lafayette, IN 47906

Office of Institutional Equity (OIE)

OIE oversees University Reporting and Equal Access and Opportunity

University Reporting; Equal Access and Opportunity

Phone: 765-494-7255
Address: YONG, 10th Floor, 155 S Grant St., West Lafayette, IN 47906
Purdue University Police Department (PUPD)
PUPD offers emergency response services and reporting through the criminal justice system. 
Phone: 765-494-8221 (non-emergency) / For emergencies, call 911
Address: 205 S Martin Jischke Dr., West Lafayette, IN 47906
Purdue Student Health Center (PUSH)

PUSH offers free, confidential services related to incidents of interpersonal violence including, but not limited to, emergency contraception, antibiotics to prevent sexually transmitted infections (STI) and physical exams.*

*PUSH does not offer physical exams for evidence collection (i.e., Sexual Assault Forensic Examinations), but CARE advocates can connect students, faculty, and staff to hospitals that offer that service. Please contact CARE for more information.

Phone: 765-494-1700
Address: 601 Stadium Mall Dr., West Lafayette, IN 47906
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Safe Walk Program
Safe Walk offers 24/7 service for students, faculty, and staff in need of an escort to and from on-campus buildings. Escorts are a member of the Purdue Student Security Patrol (PSSP) or a Purdue University Officer - this is not intended to be used in emergency situations.

Phone: 765-494-SAFE (7233)
Hours: 24/7

Community Resources

Franciscan Health Lafayette East

Franciscan offers Sexual Assault Forensic Examinations for evidence collection. Learn more about what happens during SAFE.

Phone: 765-502-4000 / For emergencies, call 911
Address: 1701 S Creasy Ln., Lafayette, IN 47905
IU Health Arnett Hospital

IU Health Arnett offers Sexual Assault Forensic Examinations for evidence collection. Learn more about what happens during SAFE.


Phone: 765-448-8000 / For emergencies, call 911
Address: 5165 McCarty Ln., Lafayette, IN 47905
Mental Health America-Wabash Valley Region (MHAWV)

Crisis Center

24/7 free crisis support for people who have experienced trauma. You can connect to a confidential Crisis Intervention Specialists by calling 765-742-0244 or texting SAFE2TALK to 765-742-0244.

Mental Health Navigator Services

Free resource for people seeking mental health services. You can schedule an appointment with a Mental Health Navigator by calling 765-742-1800 or emailing at
Tippecanoe County Health Department (TCHD)

TCHD offers STD testing and treatment through the TCHD Walk-In Clinic. 


Phone: 765-423-9221
Hours: Thursdays 9 a.m.-11 a.m. & 1 p.m.-3 p.m.
Address: 629 N 6th St., Suite A, Lafayette, IN 47901
YWCA of Greater Lafayette Domestic Violence Intervention Prevention Program (DVIPP)


Free, confidential support for survivors of domestic violence including a 24/7 Domestic Violence Hotline, emergency shelter, legal advocacy, support groups, 911 cell phones, and therapy. All services provided by the YWCA are also provided in Spanish. 
24/7 Domestic Violence Hotline: 765-423-1118 or 888-345-1118
Hours: Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Address: 605 N. 6th St., Lafayette, IN 47901

Note About Community Resources

Community resources are unable to assist with on-campus accommodations. For help with these types of accommodations, please contact CARE at the number above.