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SHAPE Office Hours over Winter Break (2021-2022)

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Hey Everyone!

The SHAPE Office will be closed December 18th, 2021 – January 3rd, 2022. We’re taking some time to rest, recharge, and heal during the break.

We’ll be back as a resource for the rest of Winter Break in the new Year.

If you would like to connect with supportive resources in the meantime, here are some options to consider:

  • In an emergency, please contact Public Safety at 860-685-3333 or dial 911.
  • Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS)
    Please contact the CAPS On-Call Therapist (available 24/7) for crisis support for you, a friend, or a student you work with, call 860-685-2910
  • Women & Families Center (located in Meriden, serving greater Middletown area) Off-campus, local rape crisis center for folks who have experienced (or know others who have experienced) sexual violence
    24/7 Hotline (free, confidential, staffed by a Certified Rape Crisis Counselor/Advocate)
    English: 1-888-999-5545
    En Español: 1-888-568-8332
  • New Horizons (Middletown)
    Off-campus, local domestic/dating violence crisis center for folks who have experienced (or know others who have experienced) dating violence, unhealthy relationships, or stalking: 24/7 hotline to connect with New Horizons’ Certified Domestic Violence Counselors/Advocates
    English: 1-888-774-2900
    En Español: 1-844-831-9200
    For more information, here is their website:
  • SafeConnect (Connecticut)
    A statewide resource for accessing advocacy services
    Has 24/7 hotline with text, chat, and call options
    Call: 1-888-774-2900
    Support is available in many different languages in accessing these services
    For more information, please see their website:

For more resources, see the SHAPE Office’s website:

Wishing y’all a restful, restorative break – where you can seek care in nourishing ways!

Take care,