Community Outreach

Statement

 

TeLL

If you are a victim of dating violence, report it to public safety or the police.

If you see a fellow student being abused, or in a risky situation, step in and assist that person!

Alcohol is a factor in most cases of sexual assault on campus.  Party smart--Avoid excessive alcohol, keep your head straight!

What is Dating Violence?

Dating Violence is the abuse of one partner in a dating relationship.  The abuse has many forms:


  • Harmful words

  • Hitting, slapping

  • Pushing, shoving

  • Unwanted or forced sex

  • Controlling dress, activities, behavior

  • Excessive phoning, emailing , or texting

  • Preventing contact with family &/or friends

  • Stalking


Dating violence can happen to anyone, no matter gender, race, or sexual orientation. 

 

REPORTING:

 

Public Safety                     
313-993-1234

Counseling Center      
313-578-0496 or 313-993-1170   
University Ministry
313 993-1560
Detroit Police Crisis Line (24 hours)
313-833-1660
Y.W.C.A - Domestic Violence Crisis Line
(24 hours)
 313-861-5300
First Step (24 hours)
888-453-5900
Common Ground Sanctuary
248-456-0909 or 800-231-1127
HAVEN
248-334-1274 or 877-922-1274
Turning Point
586-463-6690


RESOURCES:


Emergency Escape Plans

Centers for Disease Control

State of Michigan

Love is Respect

Safety on Campus