Grand Valley State University Women's Center

Stalking Options and Resources

LOCAL RESOURCES- On Campus

At the first sign of danger, contact the police. Trust your gut instinct.
Emergency …........................................... 911

The Women’s Center is a place of support and advocacy, providing guidance to you through whichever steps you choose to take.
Women’s Center 1201 Kirkhof Center  ………………..Phone: 331-2748

The Grand Valley Police Department can help you through the legal process if a police investigation is the step you wish to take.
GV Police Department Services Building……………..Phone: 331-3255

The Title IX Coordinator is required to investigate any sexual assault incident on campus. This judicial investigation is separate from criminal or civil investigations. If you are a victim of sexual assault, you can file a complaint with the Title IX coordinator in the Office of Affirmative Action.
Title IX Coordinatorr 36 Zumberge..……….... Phone: 331-2242

The Counseling Center offers free and confidential counseling to all GVSU students.
Counseling Center STU……………….... Phone: 331-3266

Regardless of the situation, retaliation is always prohibited.

LOCAL RESOURCES- Off Campus

A nurse examiner program provides a free and confidential comprehensive medical exam to sexual assault victim/survivors. During an examination, and with the victim’s consent, evidence is collected by a specially trained nurse in a supportive environment. A nurse examiner program can also provide emergency contraception, STI testing and other important resources.

The YWCA can be reached using the bus, route 50 GVSU Campus Connector.
25 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids
24-Hour Crisis Line ………………. 616-776-7273

The Center For Women In Transition

411 Butternut Dr., Holland
24-Hour Crisis Line ……………......800-848-5991

The Men’s Resource Center of West Michigan offers counseling for victim/survivors of sexual assault.
534 Fountain St. NE, Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids ………………...…......616-456-1178
426 Century Ln., Ste. 100, Holland
Holland …………………….……........616-355-3000
 

Additional Sources

National Stalking  Hotline
0808-802-0300

National Center for Victims of Crime: Stalking Resource Center
http://www.victimsofcrime.org/

United States Department of Justice: Office on Violence Against Women
http://www.ovw.usdoj.gov/

Page last modified July 25, 2014