The Division for Student Affairs and Student Health Center offer a variety of resources to support GW students' health and wellbeing. 


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Request a Well-being Program

You can request well-being workshops, presentations, informational handouts, and sexual health barriers for your department, residence hall, or organization. Simply fill out the outreach request form, and a staff member from Health Promotion & Education will follow up with you. So that we can best meet your needs, please keep in mind the following:

  • Fill out this form in its entirety, and submit only one outreach request per form submission.
  • Provide three (3) dates/times that are three (3) weeks out from the day that you submit the request.

Submit a Well-being Program Request


On-Campus Resources

Campus Recreation: Lerner Health & Wellness Center

Visit the Campus Rec website!

Division for Student Affairs
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (202) 994-1626

Student Life

Visit the Student Life website!

Division for Student Affairs
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (202) 994-6555

Campus Living & Residential Education

Visit the Campus Living & Residential Education website!

Division for Student Affairs
Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (202) 994-2552

GW Speech & Hearing Center

Visit the Speech & Hearing Center website!

Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences
Email: Gianna Hatch - [email protected]
Phone: (202) 994-7360

Military & Veteran Services

Visit the Military & Veteran Services website!

Division for Student Affairs
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (202) 994-9570

The Office of Advocacy & Support

Visit the Advocacy & Support website!

Division of Safety and Facilities
Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (202) 994-0443


Visit the CARE Team website!

Division: Division for Student Affairs
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (202) 994-6555

Health Promotion & Education

Visit the HPE website!

Division: Division for Student Affairs
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (202) 994-6555

Title IX Office

Visit the Title IX website!

The Office for Diversity, Equity, and Community Engagement
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (202) 994-7222

Additional On-Campus Mental Health Resources

In addition to the services offered by CAPS, there are several other amazing mental health resources provided by GW for you to access.

Community Counseling Services Center (CCSC)

GW Art Therapy Clinic (GWATC)

GW Center Clinic

Meltzer Center for Psychological and Community Based Services

Crisis Hotlines

Suicide Prevention

National Suicide Prevention

District of Columbia Suicide Prevention

Maryland Suicide Prevention

Physical & Sexual Abuse

House of Ruth - 202-667-7001 ext 515

My Sister's Place - 202-529-5991

Childhelp - National Child Abuse Hotline - 800-4-A-CHILD (800-422-4453)

DC Child Abuse Hotline - 202-671-SAFE (7223)

DC Elder & Disabled Adult Abuse Hotline - 202-541-3950

Prince George's County Maryland Domestic Violence Crisis Center - 301-731-1203

Domestic Violence Shelters

House of Ruth - 202-667-7001 x515

My Sister's Place - 202-529-5991

Bethany House - 703-658-9500

Rape & Sexual Assault

GW Sexual Assault & Intimate Violence (SAIV) Helpline - 202-994-SACC (7222)

DC Rape Crisis Center - 202-333-RAPE (7273)

Alexandria Virginia Sexual Assault Helpline - 703-683-7273

Arlington County Virginia Domestic Violence Services - 703-228-4848

Montgomery County Maryland Sexual Assault Crisis Line - 240-777-HELP (4357)

Victims of Crime Assistance

GW Police Department Victims' Rights - 202-994-6110

National Organization for Victim Assistance - 800-879-6682 (M-F: 9 am - 5 pm EDT)

DC Office of Victim Services - 202-727-3934 (M-F: 9 am - 5 pm EDT)

Alexandria Virginia Victim Witness Assistance Program - 703-746-4100 (M-F: 8 am - 5 pm EDT)

Arlington County Virginia Victim/Witness Program - 703-228-4410 (M-F: 8 am - 5 pm EDT)

Maryland Attorney General Victim Services - 888-743-0023

Maryland Crime Victims Resource Center - 301-952-0063

LGBTQIA+ Resources

GW LGBT Resource Center - 202-994-4568

Whitman-Walker Health Clinic - 202-745-7000

GLBT National Help Center - 888-843-4564 (M-F: 4 pm - Midnight EDT, Saturday: 12 noon - 5 pm EDT)

Sexual Health Resources

National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention - 800-232-4636

Addictions & Substance Abuse

Health Promotion and Prevention Services - 202-994-2599

Alcoholics Anonymous - 202-966-9115 (10 am - 10 pm)

AlAnon Family Groups - 888-4AL-ANON (425-2666) (M-F: 8 am - 6 pm EDT)

Narcotics Anonymous - 800-543-4670

Cocaine Anonymous - 301-368-9202 or 202-368-0476

Suburban Hospital Addiction Treatment Center - 301-896-2036 (M-F: 8 am - 8 pm)

Gamblers Anonymous - 888-GA-HELPS (424-3577)

Nicotine Anonymous - 202-234-STEPS (78377)

Sex Addicts Anonymous - 703-912-1904

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