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The Department of Public Safety provides the following services:

Department staff also offer:

Programs include:

  • Costly Decisions (Alcohol Education Program)
  • SLAM (Students Learning A Message)
  • RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) system



The University has available resources for questions or concerns for Students, Faculty and Staff.

UMD Counseling Center - 508.999.8650
Open 8AM to 5PM, appointments available by pre-arrangement.
Walk-in hours are noon to 3pm.

Student Alert Group Engagement (SAGE)
Any UMD employee can make a report.  You will have a response within 24 hours. 

Employee Assistance Program (EAP) - 1.888.610.9039
Dartmouth emplyees can access an employee assistance program run by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

New Bedford Child and Family Services Intervention Services - 508.996.3154
24/7 emergency mental health services
543 North Street
New Bedford, MA

St. Luke's Hospital - 508.997.1515
Paige Street
New Bedford, MA
Emergency department has psych holding; and Rogers inpatient unit.

Smaritan's Suicide Prevention Hotline - 508.999.7267