After Business Hours
If an emergency of a psychological nature occurs while classes are in session but
after business hours:
- Call WCU Public Safety at 610-436-3311 and the on-call counselor will be paged.
- Should you feel that the student is in imminent danger, call Public Safety at 610-436-3311, so that transportation to an area hospital can be arranged.
- If the student is agreeable to having one's parents voluntarily involved, contact
the parents in the presence of the student. Never leave a suicidal individual alone while you are making arrangements.
Classes Not in Session
If the emergency occurs when classes are not in session:
- Call Valley Creek Crisis Center at 610-918-2100. They will dispatch a Mobile Crisis Unit to assist the student, conduct the assessment,
and transport the student to the hospital, if deemed necessary.