Emergency Services

UCA Counseling Center

If you have an emergency, call the Counseling Center at (501) 450-3138 to talk immediately with a counselor.  If possible, come directly to the Counseling Center where a counselor will be available to talk with you face-to-face.  The counselor will access the situation and WITH YOU, will decide on an appropriate course of action.

Counseling Center Hours:

Fall & Spring

Monday-Thursday - 8:00 - 5:30
Friday 8:00 - 4:30

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday - 8:00 - 4:30

After-Hours and Weekends

Call the UCA Police Department at (501) 450-3111. The police dispatcher will contact the counselor who is on-call at that particular time. The counselor will call you, assess the situation, and with you will decide on an appropriate course of action.

Community Resources/Conway

Medical Emergency - Call 911

In the event of an alcohol overdose, drug overdose, or serious injury due to a suicide attempt call 911.   The Conway Regional Medical Center may send an ambulance or, if possible, have the person transported to the Emergency Room at Conway Regional Medical Center (2302 College Avenue). The ER staff may contact the local community mental health center (Counseling Associates) to have one of their counselors assess the situation and decide on an appropriate course of action.

Psychological Emergency

Counseling Associates has an emergency number you may call to access their services: 1-800-844-2066.

Other Crisis Telephone Numbers

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:  1-800-273-8255

National Poison Control Center:  1-800-222-1222

Rape Crisis/Family Service Agency: 1-877-432-5368

Rape Crisis Hotline (located in Conway, AR):  1-866-358-2265