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Urgent Need?

Some situations are emergencies that require immediate action from emergency responders.

What to do in case of a mental health emergency:

Call 911 or call the MU Police Department at (573) 882-7201 or the Columbia Police Department at (573) 874-7652 for assistance.


Take the person directly to the emergency room at University Hospital (1 Hospital Drive) or Boone County Hospital (1500 East Broadway).

Counseling Center
119 Parker Hall
Columbia, MO 65211.
Student Health Center
1020 Hitt Street, 4th Floor
Columbia, MO 65211
National Hotlines
LGBTQ+: 1-866-488-7386 | Veterans: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) (then press 1)
24 Hour Crisis Hotline: 1-800-395-2132