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Crisis Support

When crisis strikes, there is help for you at Cornell. Start here to find the resources you need.

What To Know:

  • If you're experiencing a personal crisis, get help. 
  • If you're in an emergency situation, call 911 or CUPD: (607) 255-1111

Start Here:

These guides contain helpful compilations of resources and suggestions:

Health Crisis

Guidance for navigating your health insurance, cancer diagnosis, mental health, substance abuse, managing your work schedule, and more

Health Crisis Help 

Financial Crisis

Resources to support financial challenges, emergency assistance, debt counseling, financial planning, and more

Financial Crisis Help

Domestic Violence

Help for victims of domestic violence, managers, and colleagues, including resources on campus and in the community.

Domestic Violence Help


Mental Health

Workplace Issues

Financial Assistance

Some resources listed here are available to benefits-eligible staff and faculty. If your role is not benefits-eligible, find crisis support and local referrals via the 2-1-1 hotline.