Support/Assistance

Support/Assistance2018-08-30T14:13:55+00:00

The nature of the resources listed below is for immediate or primary support or advocacy, as well as local ongoing services.

Campus Resources

  • The Ferrum College Police Department, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. An officer is available by phone at 540-365-4444. The department is located at 10021 Franklin Street (on Route 40 adjacent to the Ferrum Mercantile across from campus).
  • The College’s Title IX Coordinator, Nicole Lenez. She is available by phone at (540) 365-4461, by email at nlenez@ferrum.edu, and is located in theBassett Room 105.
  • The College’s Title IX Deputy Coordinator, Mr. Chris Chandler. He is available by phone at (540) 365-4287, by email at cchandler@ferrum.edu, and is located in the Human Resources Office in the Pine House on Route 602.

Confidential Resources

The Student Counselor, Jessica Stallard, is located in B-106 Bassett Hall and is available by phone at 540-365-4219. You may also reach her via email at jstallard@ferrum.edu.

Jan Nicholson, the Dean of the Chapel, is located in lower Franklin Hall near the Campus Post Office. She can be reached by calling (540) 365-4285 or through email at jcnicholson@ferrum.edu.

Community Resources

Local Law Enforcement Agencies can be reached by calling 911.

Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital is located at 180 Floyd Avenue in Rocky Mount. The Emergency Department can be reached by calling 540-483-5277.

Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital is located at 1906 Belleview Avenue, SE, in Roanoke. The Emergency Department can be reached by calling 540-981-7000.

Franklin County Family Resources Center may be contacted at 540-483-1234 or through their website at www.franklincountyva.org/shelter.

Sexual Assault Response and Awareness, Inc. (SARA) runs a 24-hour hotline that can be reached at 540-981-9352. You can also visit them online at www.sararoanoke.org.

Contact Listen Line is a 24-hour counseling hotline that can be reached at 1-877-WEHELP6 or 1-877-934-3576.

The U.S. Government website www.notalone.gov/students offers links for additional information and resources.