Crisis/Emergency Information

To get help now:

  • For immediate emergency help, please call 9-1-1.
  • For urgent matters during business hours, a counselor can be reached through our office at (217) 244-5312.
  • After hours, we have partnered with Rosecrance, our local mental health center, to provide assistance.  Services are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and focus on problems that need to be addressed immediately.  Help can be accessed through the Rosecrance Crisis Line at (217)244-7739 or (217) 359-4141.

To consult about a concern:

  • Counselors from Faculty/Staff Assistance Services can talk with employees, supervisors, HR partners, and Senior Administrative Leaders who are concerned about someone’s wellbeing.  We then make suggestions to help the individual. 
  • You may call us for a phone consultation, or to make an appointment, at 217-244-5312.

Please contact us with concerns and questions.