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Post-Election Support Services and Tips

After a long and divisive presidential campaign, many of us are still processing the outcome. Here are some support resources available to you for coping with stress and anxiety caused by the U.S. Presidential Election.

BMCC Resources


CUNY Resources


Resources in New York

Depression:

  • National Suicide Prevention Helpline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • National Adolescent Suicide Helpline: 1-800-621-4000
  • Veterans: 1-877-VET2VET

Domestic Abuse:

  • National Domestic Violence Crisis Line: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
  • Center for the Prevention of School Violence: 1-800-299-6504
  • Healing Woman Foundation (Abuse): 1-800-477-4111

Alcohol & Drug Abuse:

  • National Drug Abuse: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
  • Al-Anon/Alateen (Hope & Help for young people who are the relatives & friends of a problem drinker): 1-800-344-2666
  • Be Sober Hotline: 1-800-BE-SOBER (1-800-237-6237)

Youth & Teen Hotlines:

  • National Youth Crisis Support: 1-800-448-4663
  • Youth America Hotline: 1-877-YOUTHLINE (1-877-968-8454)
  • Covenant House Nine-Line (Teens): 1-800-388-3888

Gay and Lesbian Hotlines:

  • The Trevor Helpline (For homosexuality questions or problems): 1-866-488-7386
  • Gay & Lesbian National Support: 1-888-THE-GLNH (1-888-843-4564)
  • Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender (GLBT) Youth Support Line: 1-800-850-8078
  • The Anti Violence Project: (212) 714-1141

Other Hotlines:

  • Panic Disorder Information and Support: 1-800-64-PANIC (1-800-647-2642)
  • TalkZone (Peer Counselors): 1-800-475-TALK (1-800-475-2855)
  • Parental Stress Hotline: 1-800-632-8188

Student Affairs

199 Chambers St, Rm S350
New York, NY 10007
Phone: 212 220-8130
Email: studentaffairs@bmcc.cuny.edu

Hours of Operation:
Monday–Friday
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

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