Find safety, financial security, harassment, mistreatment, domestic abuse, and equal opportunity resources:
Mistreatment and harassment
Confidential online reporting of mistreatment and harassment instances
Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action (U of M, both campuses)
Deals with discrimination, sexual harassment and stalking
The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Services Office
Dedicated to improving the campus climate for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people at the University of Minnesota Duluth and to addressing the harmful effects of discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identification.
Domestic Abuse/Relationship Violence
Minnesota Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Hotline
The Men's Line
24 hour line for men
Sexual Violence Center
24 hour crisis line and support
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Aurora Center at the University of Minnesota
Provides accompaniment to the hospital for physical exam and treatment; Advocacy for filing police reports; Arrangements for safe housing; Support group for victim/survivors of sexual assault; Legal advocacy, including the writing of restraining and harassment orders and accompanying people to court; Advocacy services provided by trained volunteers.
Cornerstone Advocacy Service
Free, drop-in support groups for rape survivors (women's group and men's group); and a Concerned Persons Support Group. Short and long-term therapy groups for survivors of childhood sexual abuse (sliding fee scale, some insurance and MA accepted). Clinical services are provided by licensed and master's or PhD level staff therapists or graduate interns; advocacy services provided by trained volunteers.
Domestic Abuse Project
Individual and group therapy for domestic abuse victims and perpetrators. Sliding fee scale.
Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women
Casa De Esperanza
Domestic violence services working with Latino Community
Women of Nations
Domestic violence services working with the Native Indian Community
Asian Women United of Minnesota
Domestic violence services working with the Asian Community
612-822-0127 (ext 702)
Same-sex relationship violence
Hennepin County Domestic Abuse Service Center
Provides legal help with Orders for Protection and Harassment Orders
Disability Resources Center (U of M, both campuses)
DRC Health Science Liaison, Barbara Blacklock will assist eligible students with: securing documentation of disability conditions (e.g., physical, learning, psychiatric, sensory or systemic), determination and implementation of reasonable accommodations, information, referral, and consultation.
The Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic
Facilities for University students with speech, language and/or hearing disorders. Students who desire remedial help should apply early in the semester.
Chester Park 156
Online budgeting tool
St. Louis County WIC Program
Subsidized foods and nutritional consultation
Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency
Programs for low-income families including Head Start, fuel assistance and other housing services, employment and training programs
Boynton East Bank Clinic Financial Counseling
Boynton Health offers free, confidential financial counseling through LSS Financial Counseling.
Call to schedule your appointment. Appointments will be held at Boynton Health.