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Crisis Services

If you are in crisis and are in need of immediate help, please call 9-1-1 or go to your nearest emergency room.  Other crisis resources include:

  • OSU Police 614-292-2121
  • Netcare Access 614-276-2273
  • OSU Counseling and Consultation Afterhours 614-292-5766, Option 2

24/7 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: 988

When you dial the national suicide prevention line, you are calling the crisis center closest to your location. After you call, you will hear a message saying you have reached the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. You will hear hold music while your call is being routed. You will then be helped by a skilled, trained crisis worker who will carefully listen to your concerns and tell you about mental health services in your area. Your call is confidential and free.

You can also visit to chat with a crisis worker or for additional resources.

  • Local Suicide Prevention 614-221-5445