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Urgent / Emergency Resources

Emergency Resources

If you find yourself or someone else in a urgent medical or mental health situation, please do not hesitate to utilize the following resources.

During business hours (8am-5pm) contact the Health Center at 253-535-7337 or the Counseling Center at 253-535-7206 (or come in during Counseling Center Walk-In Hours – 10:00-11:00am & 2:00-3:00pm, M-F).

** For urgent medical issues after business hours, contact the MultiCare Consulting Nurse Line at 253-792-6410

** For urgent mental health support after business hours (including weekends and holidays), contact the Counseling Center Crisis Line at 253-535-7075.

You will be connected with a crisis line professional who works closely with our office.  PLU Residence Hall staff are also encouraged to utilize this line to assist residents needing urgent mental health support after hours.

** For EMERGENCIES (an immediate threat of harm to yourself or someone else), call PLU Campus Safety at 253-535-7911 or 911 immediately.

Crisis Hotlines

Pierce County
Pierce County Crisis Clinic: 253-798-4333
Pierce County Crisis Intervention: 1-800-576-7764

King County
Seattle/King County Crisis Clinic: 206-461-3222

Thurston County
Crisis Clinic: 360-586-2800
Crisis Resolution Services: 360-754-1338

Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

Pierce County Sexual Assault Center at 800-756-7273 or Pierce County Domestic Violence Helpline at 800-764-2420.

Local Emergency Departments

Bremerton, Harrison Hospital: 360-744-6710

Olympia, St. Peter Hospital: 360-493-7389

Puyallup, Good Samaritan: 253-697-4200

Lakewood, St. Clare Hospital: 253-588-1711

Tacoma, St. Joseph Hospital: 253-426-6963

Tacoma, Tacoma General Hospital: 253-403-1050

Tacoma, Allenmore Hospital: 253-459-6352

Enumclaw, St. Elizabeth Hospital: 360-802-8366