Additional Support & Resources

Resource Description

Behavioral Connections
The Link Crisis Line
1022 North Prospect Street

419-352-1545

The Link is a program of Behavioral Connections specializing in providing information, referrals, crisis intervention, and basic needs assistance.
Dean of Students Office
301 Bowen-Thompson Student Union
419-372-2843
Fax: 419-372-0499
The Dean of Students area advocates for student success by engaging all students in opportunities to build competency in leadership, multicultural awareness, personal responsibility, and citizenship.
Office of Multicultural Affairs
318B Math Sciences Building
419-372-2642
Fax: 419-372-2124
oma@bgsu.edu
The Office of Multicultural Affairs provides academic, personal, social, and cultural support to students as well as working with faculty, staff and the community.
LGBTQ+ Resource Center
318-B Math Sciences
Bowling Green, Ohio 43403
419-372-2642
Fax: 419-372-2124
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans* and Ally Resource Center's purpose is to provide service to the entire BGSU community through programming, education and support.
Office of Equity and Diversity
140 McFall Center
Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403419-372-8476

The Office of Equity & Diversity (OED) monitors University compliance with federal and state equal opportunity and nondiscrimination laws and regulations. This includes monitoring institutional employment practices and procedures, as well as investigating and resolving discrimination and harassment complaints.

The office conducts training programs and presentations on affirmative action, sexual and racial harassment, and a wide range of diversity programs and workshops in order to assure the most wholesome and productive learning and work environment for students, faculty, and staff.

REPORT IT!
Division of Student Affairs
107 Conklin North
419.372.2147
vpsa@bgsu.edu
This report is for concerns or actions impacting you or the BGSU community that are enacted because of bias based on actual or perceived race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, or veteran status. This also includes sex, sexual orientation and gender identity/expression when the behavior is not sexual assault or sexual harassment.
International Student Services
216 University Hall
419-372-2247
Fax: 419-372-2429
international@bgsu.edu
The International Student Services Office leads Bowling Green State University's efforts in recruiting international students and supporting them throughout their career at BGSU by providing them with immigration advising, advocacy, and programming support.
Not In Our Town (NIOT) Not In Our Town’s mission is to guide, support and inspire people and communities to work together to stop hate and build safe, inclusive environments for all. BGSU and the City of Bowling Green are committed to the goals and ideals of this effort.
Human Relations Commission
Meetings occur the first Friday of each month at 8 am in the Council Chamber,
304 North Church Street
Mayor’s Office at 419-354-6204
The human relations commission promotes equality for and understanding among all people of the community and provides mediation through conferences and conciliation.

National Resources

Resource Description
Disaster Distress Helpline
1-800-985-5990
 or
text TalkWithUs to 66746
The Disaster Distress Helpline is a national hotline dedicated to providing year-round immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster. This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories. Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after a disaster.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-8255  (Call 24/7)
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. By dialing 1-800-273-TALK (8255), the call is routed to the nearest crisis center in our national network of more than 150 crisis centers. The Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers provide crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.
The Trevor Project
1-866-488-7386 (24/7 text or chat)

PO Box 69232
West Hollywood, CA 90069
info@thetrevorproject.org
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24. If you are a young person in crisis, feeling suicidal, or in need of a safe and judgment-free place to talk trained counselors are there to support 24/7.
Ohio Civil Rights Commission

http://crc.ohio.gov/Home.aspx

Toll Free Number:  888-278-7101
The Ohio Civil Rights Commission is the primary educator and enforcer of Ohio's Laws Against Discrimination. The OCRC strives to be professional, competent and fair to clients and all Ohio citizens as they educate the public and investigate claims of discrimination
American Civil Liberties Union
https://www.aclu.org/
For almost 100 years, the ACLU has worked to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States.