Mental health emergencies can be addressed in multiple ways, depending on the situation. Please choose the most appropriate option if you or someone you know is having a mental health crisis.

  • For life threatening emergencies, call the Office of Campus Safety at 864-597-4911.
  • For immediate support any time, call the Terrier Care Line at 864-597-4393. A mental health counselor is available 24/7 to assist with any situation.
  • Make an appointment with a Counseling Services staff member.
  • During business hours, call the Wellness Center at 864-597-4370 to see if a Counseling Services staff member is available to assist.

Local Hospitals & Treatment Centers

Spartanburg Medical Center

101 E. Wood St.
Spartanburg, SC 29303

Spartanburg Medical Center – Mary Black Campus

1700 Skylyn Drive 
Spartanburg, SC 20307

Spartanburg Area Mental Health Center

149 E. Wood St.
Spartanburg, SC 29303

Carolina Center for Behavioral Health

2700 E. Phillips Rd
Greer, SC 29650

Emergency Hotlines


National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255 or 988
Spartanburg Crisis Intervention Line: 1-833-364-2274
Spartanburg Area Mental Health Center Crisis Services: 1-800-277-1366
Crisis Text Line: Text "HOME" to 741741
Department of Mental Health Deaf Services Hotline: 1-800-647-2066 

Alcohol/Drug Concerns

Alcohol and Drug Helpline: 1-800-821-4357                                                                                 Drug Help: 1-800-662-4357
Forrester Center for Behavioral Health: 864-582-7588                                                             FAVOR Upstate: 864-385-7757     

Sexual Assault/Dating Violence

Project R.E.S.T (formerly Safe Homes Rape Crisis) of Spartanburg is an off-campus resource that provides confidential services for assault survivors. Services include crisis intervention; advocacy throughout medical, police interviews and legal proceedings; and individual counseling. Individual and group therapy is provided on a sliding scale fee basis.

Project R.E.S.T.

158 W. Main St.
Spartanburg, SC 29306

Safe Harbor

429 North Main Street
Greenville, SC 29601

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National STD Hotline:  1-800-227-8922