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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.