IPV Resources

Support for students who are experiencing sexual violence, relationship violence, and stalking:

If you feel you are in imminent danger or fear a threat of harm, please call 911 immediately.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7): 1-800-273-8255

Campus Resources

Campus Resources: Reporting

Campus Crime Reporting:

  • IUPD-IUPUI: Report incidents that happen on campus to 317-274-7911

Campus Reporting – Sexual Misconduct: Submit online reports

Campus Resources: Confidential

Local and National Resources

Local Resources

Please note that the following resources may have limited services due to public health crisis COVID-19. Please call for the most up-to-date information regarding services offered.  

  • The Julian Center: Emergency shelter, counseling, advocacy, legal services
    • Phone: 317-941-2200
    • Hotline (24/7): 317-920-9320
  • Families First: Support groups, counseling, advocacy
    • Phone: 317-634-6341
    • Suicide/Crisis Hotline: 317-251-7575
    • Rape Crisis Center: 833-338-7277
  • Centers of Hope: Multiple Locations at area Hospitals in Indianapolis
    • Private, individual, compassionate, and supportive care for survivors of sexual and domestic violence. Provide care, collect forensic evidence, and provide crisis support.
    • Located in the emergency room.

National Resources:

  • Love is Respect: Specifically created for adolescents and young adults
    • Peer Support Line: 866-331-9474
    • Interactive safety planning tool

Additional Resources

Native American Survivors

  • The Strong Hearts Native Helpline: For domestic/sexual violence, the helpline is available 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. CT. It is confidential and specifically for Native communities: 1-844-762-8483

Male Survivors

Military Survivors

  • DoD Safe Helpline:
    • Department of Defense Safe Helpline-24/7 hotline: 877-995-5247
    • Online Helpline: chat one-on-one with a trained Safe Helpline staff member through an anonymous, secure instant-messaging format 24/7.
    • Safe Helpline App: Free mobile resource. Access self-care plans and self-care exercises as well as the other Safe Helpline services with an easy-to-use mobile app. 
    • Safe Help Room: Group chat service that allows survivors of sexual assault in the military to connect with and support one another in a moderated and secure online environment.

LGBTQ+ Survivors:

  • LGBT National Help Center:
    • LGBT National Hotline: 888-843-4564
    • LGBT National Youth Talkline: 800-246-7743
    • LGBT National Senior Hotline: 888-234-7243

Creative Coping

IUPUI CAPS Mindfulness Meditation Drop-in Group:  Every Friday, 11 – 11:45 a.m.

Here is a list of free virtual tours for museums, zoos, theme parks, aquariums, concerts, and dance performances around the world.

Art museums, zoos, theme parks, aquariums:

https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/travel/a31784720/best-virtual-tours/

https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/75809/12-world-class-museums-you-can-visit-online

Concerts:

https://www.npr.org/2020/03/17/816504058/a-list-of-live-virtual-concerts-to-watch-during-the-coronavirus-shutdown

Dance Performances:

https://www.dancemagazine.com/dance-performances-online-2645501079.html?rebelltitem=8#rebelltitem8

https://www.alvinailey.org/ailey-all-access