Gainesville Area Resources

Campuses: Gainesville-Main Campus, IFAS Horse Teaching Unit

Reporting Assistance & Victim Advocacy

University of Florida Police Department
Museum Road and Newell Drive
(352)392-1111 (V/TDD)

UFPD Office of Victim Services
Advocates answer questions, provide emotional support, and accompany victims through the criminal justice process. You don’t need to make a police report to access this resource.
Museum Road and Newell Drive
or (352)392-1111 (V/TDD) After Hours

Title IX Compliance
Provides support to individuals/groups involved in allegations of sexual-based misconduct and relationship violence.
Jackie W. Moran, JD
Interim Title IX Coordinator
Sexual Misconduct/Harassment Report Form

Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution
Students, faculty and staff who believe there has been a violation of student conduct code discuss options available for reporting incidents.
202 Peabody Hall
P.O. Box 114075

Care Team
Provides care-related programs and resources for students and employees.
Peabody Hall, 3rd Level

Dean of Students Office
202 Peabody Hall
P.O. Box 114075

UF Compliance Hotline
Confidential and anonymous solution for reporting illegal and unethical activities in the workplace

Health and Mental Health Assistance

Shands Hospital Emergency Department*
1515 SW Archer Road

University of Florida Student Health Care Center*
Outpatient clinic that provides primary and specialty care services & urgent care.
1 Fletcher Drive

University Counseling and Wellness Center*
Counseling, workshops, crisis and emergency assistance, psychiatry, testing, & drug/alcohol support to students.
3190 Radio Road

Crisis & Emergency Resource Center (CERC)*
CERC provides emergency walk-in crisis stabilization, consultation and training services.
401 Peabody Hall (walk-ins, M-F 9AM-4PM)
(352)392-1575 (24/7 hotline)

Academic Accommodations

Dean of Students Office
202 Peabody Hall
P.O. Box 114075

Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs
235 Tigert Hall
PO Box 113175

Housing & Living Accommodations

UF Housing & Residence Education
SW 13th Street and Museum Road
P.O. Box 112100

Legal Assistance

The University of Florida Student Legal Services
368 J. Wayne Reitz Union
(352)392-5297 (LAWS)

Visa and Immigration Assistance

University of Florida International Center
1765 Stadium Road, Suite 170

Student Financial Aid Assistance

Office for Student Financial Affairs
S-107 Criser Hall
P.O. Box 114025

Employee & Student Employee Assistance

Student Financial Affairs Student Employment Office

Employee Assistance Program
Offers someone to talk to and resources to support you whenever and wherever you need them.
Infirmary Building
280 Fletcher Drive, Room 245

UF Human Resources
Provides links to policies and definitions, and information for prevention and handling of workplace violence.
903 W University Ave

Transportation Assistance

UF Transportation and Parking Services
(352)392-PARK (7275)

Regional Transit System (RTS)

Other UF Resources

UF Whole Gator app
Download for iPhone
Download for Android

University of Florida Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Affairs
202 Peabody Hall
(352)392-1217, ext. 265

655 Reitz Union Dr | Level 1 | Suite 1100 (Main Office)

Office of Student Veteran Services 
222 Criser Hall

Reporting Assistance, Legal Assistance, and Victim Advocacy off campus

Gainesville Police Department
545 NW 8th Avenue

Alachua County Sheriff’s Office
2621 Hawthorne Road

Alachua County Sheriff’s Office – Victim Advocate Unit
24-hour on-call crisis intervention, referrals, victim outreach and emotional support to victims/families, and help filing injunctions and Crime Victim Compensation.
2621 Hawthorne Road

Alachua County Victim Services and Rape Crisis Center
Provides services to survivors of interpersonal violence, sexual violence and personal injury crimes.
218 SE 24th Street
(352)264-6760 (24 Hour Sexual Assault Helpline)
(352)955-2449 (TDD/TTY)

Peaceful Paths Domestic Abuse Network
Services for survivors of domestic abuse.
(352)377-TALK (8255) (24 Hour Hotline)
1-800-393-SAFE (7233)

The Alachua County Crisis Center
24 hr/day phone crisis and suicide intervention counseling to all residents in Alachua County.
218 SE 24th Street (24 Hour Hotline)

The State Attorney’s Office of Victim Services
Victim/witness program providing; information on case status, emotional support, referral to community agencies, assistance filing for crime victim compensation, courtroom orientation and support, and help preparing a Victim Impact Statement.
State Attorney’s Office – 8 Circuit
120 W University Avenue

Report Rape Gainesville

Three Rivers Legal Services
Free civil legal services to low-income individuals.
1000 NE 16th Ave, Building I

Health and Mental Health Assistance off campus

North Florida Regional Medical Center-Emergency Center
Newberry Road at I-75

UF Health Psychiatric Hospital
Inpatient treatment for substance abuse disorders and addiction, dual diagnosis, psychosis, bi-polar disorder, major depression, anxiety and other mood disorders.
4101 NW 89th Blvd

UF Health Psychology Specialties
Provides affordable, confidential mental and behavioral health services.

Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc.
Treatment and services for a wide range of mental health and substance abuse disorders.
(352)374-5600 (Crisis Line, Access Cener)

Emergency Shelters off campus

Peaceful Paths
Services for survivors of domestic abuse.
Domestic Violence shelter for victims of domestic, family, relationship violence located in Gainesville, FL
1(800)393-SAFE (crisis hotline)

Another Way, Inc
Domestic Violence shelter location in Chiefland, FL
1(800)500-1119 (crisis hotline)

*Denotes a confidential resource