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Mental Health Emergencies

Are you experiencing a mental health emergency?

An emergency is defined as an acute clinical situation in which there is imminent risk of psychological or physical harm to self or others.

If a student is experiencing a behavioral health emergency…

  • Call 911, or go to the SOVAH emergency room located at 142 S Main St, Danville, VA 24541
  • Call the 24/7 Danville Community Services Board Emergency Health Line, 434-793-4922
  • Call Averett Security at 434-791-5888
  • Contact Averett Residence Life on Call, 434-203-7245 to get connected to a mental health counselor
  • During business hours, Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm, come to the Counseling Center located on the 4th floor of the Student Center, room 414. If no one is present, call Residence Life on call