Resources

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The most important action anyone can take when they find themselves involved in a situation involving sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, sexual harassment, and /or stalking is to seek assistance, regardless of whether that is assistance from the police, a friend, an advocate, an advisor, a counselor, a family member or a JSU employee.  These organizations and offices are willing to help. (For more information about any particular resource, click the text for the resource and you will be directed to the resource's website.) 

Title IX Coordinator (Jennifer Argo)
Bibb Graves Hall, Suite 301-A
256-782-5769

Counseling Services (Confidential Resource)
147 Trustee Circle
256-782-5475

RMC Student Health Center (Confidential Resource)
1701 Pelham Road South, Jacksonville, AL 36265
256-782-5310

University Police Department
Salls Hall
Forney Avenue, NW
256-782-5050

Jacksonville Police Department
911 Public Safety Drive SW
Jacksonville, AL 36265
256-435-1075 or 911

Calhoun County Sheriff's Office
400 West 8th Street
Anniston, AL 36201
256-236-6600 or 911

Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center (Emergency/Trauma) (Confidential Resource)
400 East 10th Street (south on Highway 21/Quintard Avenue; one block east on 10th Street)
Anniston, AL 36207
256-235-5121 (Call on your way for faster service.)

2nd Chance, Inc.  (Confidential Resource)
Shelter and Support
Crisis Line: 256-236-7233   Office: 256-236-7381

Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence (Confidential Resource)
Hotline: 1-800-650-6522

One Love Foundation (Confidential Resource)
Text LOVEIS to 22522 to text with a peer advocate regarding unhealthy relationships

Calhoun County District Attorney’s Office
This office can provide assistance with the paperwork associated with filing for a Protection From Abuse Order and/or making a claim with the Crime Victim’s Compensation Fund.

Stalking Prevention Awareness & Resource Center (SPARC)
Provides resources for persons experiencing stalking.

Rape Response (Emergency/Trauma) (Confidential Resource)
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner facility offers exams 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Birmingham, AL 
205-323-7273

Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center (Emergency/Trauma) (Confidential Resource)
400 East 10th Street (south on Highway 21/Quintard Avenue; one block east on 10th Street)
Anniston, AL 36207
256-235-5121 (Call on your way for faster service.)

2nd Chance, Inc.  (Confidential Resource)
Shelter and Support
Crisis Line: 256-236-7233   Office: 256-236-7381

Male Sexual Trauma: 1in6 Organization 
24/7 Helpline Chat Available online
Telephone: 1-877-628-1in6 

The Trevor Project (Confidential Resource)
Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention for LGBTQ+ Individuals
24/7 Hotline or Computer Chat or Text Chat
(866) 488-7386

Crisis Text Line (Confidential Resource)
Text HOME to 741741 for free, 24/7 crisis support in the US