Sexual Assault Medical Services

Call 973-353-4357 (HELP)

The Rutgers University-Newark Health Services, a designated confidential resource, provides medical management for Rutgers students who are victims of sexual assault.

RU Health Services-Newark safeguards confidentiality and privacy of protected health information as required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).

Regular hours (Monday-Friday 8:30AM - 4:30PM):

  • Sexual Assault Hotline: Call 973-353-4357 (HELP)
  • Health Services - Newark Office: Call 973-353-5232

After-work hours or anytime 24/7:

  • 24-hr Health Nurse Line: Call 866-221-9674
  • Rutgers Police Department-Newark Division (On-Campus): Call 973-353-5111

Community Resources

  • SAVE of Essex County Hotline: Call 877-733-2273 (CARE)
  • Hospital Emergency Rooms:
    • Beth Israel Medical Center: 973-926-7240
    • Mountainside: 973-429-6000
    • Saint Barnabas: 973-322-5180
    • University Hospital: 973-972-5123

For Any Emergency: Call 9-1-1