Middle Earth Café: A Virtual Hotline

The Café is a service of the Middle Earth Peer Assistance Program and provides information about mental health and behavioral issues that affect college students.

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It is an online alternative to the Middle Earth telephone hotline (518-442-5777).

College students may face issues such as relationship issues, depression, anxiety, substance abuse, discrimination, or suicidal thoughts that can interfere with academic performance. We encourage you to write to us if you are a student who is stressed or have personal questions and concerns about yourself or someone else.

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Service Hours

Monday-Thursday 1pm-midnight

and Friday 1pm through Sunday at 12 Midnight when UAlbany classes are in session

Please allow 48 hours for a response to your submission.

This site is NOT monitored 24/7.
If you are contacting us about an urgent situation or emergency, please call 911
or contact your local police, ambulance, or emergency room.