International students at UNC-CH experiencing domestic or sexual violence have access to all resources at UNC-CH and can access licensed clinical professionals confidentially through UNC-CH Counseling and Psychological Services. International students may also want to speak to staff at the Office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS).
If a student’s dependent is experiencing domestic violence, visit the Compass Center’s website or call the 24/7 hotline at 919-929-7122. All services are free and confidential and available in English and Spanish.
If a student’s dependent is experiencing sexual violence, visit the Orange County Rape Crisis Center’s website or call the 24/7 hotline at 1-866-WE LISTEN (935-4783). The services are free of charge for everyone. Individuals who don’t speak English can still call the Help Line! OCRCC has Spanish-speaking Companions on call. For other languages, a translator is available.
What do we know?
For the full literature review, recommendations for UNC-CH, and list of references, contact Student Wellness staff.
For more information about U.S. laws and resources regarding domestic violence and sexual assault visit the Office of Violence Against Women at the United States Department of Justice.