Emergency Information

Emergency Information

Our Clinics do not have 24-hour emergency coverage. In the event that you are in need of urgent care, please use one of the resources listed below.

For UNC Students

If you are a UNC student you can go to the UNC Counseling and Psychological Services, CAPS, Monday-Friday, from 8am-5pm. Their phone number is 919-966-3658. After hours call the same number to speak to ProtoCall service. For medical services for UNC students, HealthLink can be accessed 24/7 at 919-966-2218.

For Non UNC Students

If you are not a UNC student, and an additional option for UNC students, you can go to the emergency room of the hospital nearest to you or call UNC Hospitals and ask to speak to the psychiatrist that is on call at 919-966-5217. Sselect option #1 and ask to speak to psychiatrist or crisis worker on call. Evenings and weekends call the Hospital Operator at 919-966-4131 and ask to speak to the psychiatrist or crisis worker on call. Additionally, for anyone, the local 24-hour crisis line, which is an anonymous phone counseling service staffed by trained volunteers can be reached by calling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255