Sexual Assault Helpline

The Sexual Assault Helpline (410-516-7333) is a confidential service of the Johns Hopkins University Counseling Center. Trained professional counselors are available to offer support, provide resources or answer questions 24/7. A counselor can try to help you arrange for transportation if you need medical care.

This line is regularly monitored by our on-call counselors, so if you reach an answering machine you may leave your first name and telephone number and the on-call counselor will call you back as soon as possible. The Helpline service is available to all Johns Hopkins University students.


If you are in danger, call 911 or Hopkins Security at 410-516-7777 for officer assistance (your call will be recorded).



Mercy Medical Center provides confidential, compassionate emergency medical care for victims of sexual assault. Call 410-332-9494.

More detailed information about Johns Hopkins University's Sexual Assault Response, Prevention and Education is available at:



TurnAround is Baltimore's Sexual Assault HelpLine, available 24/7 for immediate assistance by calling 443-279-0379. They offer support, victim advocacy including trained advocates who can accompany you to Mercy Hospital, resources and trauma therapy.



National Sexual Assault Hotline, RAINN, offers live chat on their website at Or you can call their hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE (4673).

TurnAround Hotline 410-828-6390 for 24-hour crisis intervention and referral.