Campus & Community Resources
On Campus Resources
Office of Victims Services: 803/323-2206
Carrie Morphis M.S.P.
Victim Services Coordinator
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WU Watch: Free
WU Watch is a free safety app
available for android smart phones and iPhones that has numerous features
built in. Students can report crimes and emergencies with a few simple
clicks. Users of the app can submit GPS embedded crime tips that include
text, photo, video, and audio of crimes and emergencies to the Winthrop
University Police Department. Users can also "check-in" with the app,
letting family and freinds know that they have reached their destination
safely. There is also a variety of safety features found in the "Safety Box"
of the app to help keep users safe, such as a Flashlight, an Emergency Map,
a Law Enforcement Resource page, and an Alert Notification section.
WU Watch in App Store for iPhone ~
WU Watch in Google Play for Android Phones
PreventConnection: Free Safety App
PreventConnection (PrevCon) is a
free safety app avaliable for android smart phones and iPhones developed for
CALCASA (California Coalition Against Sexual Assault) by Amadeus Consulting.
The app also represents CALCASA's partnership with
Hollaback!, a movement to end
harassment on the streets around the world. The app allows members of the
PreventConnect online community to read their blogs and tweets, listen to
their podcasts and watch their videos, share stories of prevention or
intervention, view prevention programs, and look at local programs.
Campus Police: 803/323-3333
The Winthrop University Campus Police promotes and preserves a safe and
secure campus environment by delivering quality police and community safety
service in a professional and sensitive manner
Dean of Students Office: 803/323-4503
The Department of Student Affairs and the Dean of Students Office, both integral components of the Division of
Student Life, provide opportunities for individual growth and are dedicated
to the development of an inclusive community.
Health & Counseling Services: 803/323-2206
Health & Counseling Services believes in the dignity, integrity, growth,
potential, and innate worth of the individual and offers services to
foster whole-person health through prevention, education, assessment,
treatment, and advocacy.
Residence Life: 803/323-2223
The Department of Residence Life is dedicated to supporting and encouraging
the personal development and academic success of each student in the residential
community through purposeful programs and services.
Judicial Affairs: 803/323-4503
Dean of Students Office oversees the judicial system and is responsible for
holding students and student groups accountable to the rules and regulations of
Winthrop University as defined in the Student Conduct Code.
Local Off-Campus Resources
Passage Domestic Violence Shelter: 803/329-2800
Safe passage was established for the purpose of offering supportive services to
families living in abuse so they could make changes in their lives and eliminate
24-HOUR Crisis Hotline:
Sexual Assault Resource Center: 803/327-7558 Toll Free: 1-800-436-7273
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner: 803/329-7200
16th Judicial Circuit Solicitor's Office: 803/628-3020
Rock Hill Police Department: 803/329-7200
Each member of the Rock Hill Police Department is dedicated to making a
positive difference in our community. At the forefront of their efforts is a
philosophy of community policing and customer service.
Piedmont Hospital Emergency Room: 803/909-2100
Piedmont Medical Center provides high quality health care services in a
caring and financially responsible manner to residents of York County and
Riverview Medical Center: 803/329-3103
Riverview Medical Center provides convenient healthcare in an extended-hour
setting to the local community.
York County Sheriff's Department 803/638-3059
The York County Sheriff’s Office exists to serve and
protect the citizens of York County.
York County Health Dept (DHEC): 803/909-7300
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is
the state agency charged with protecting public health, coastal resources, and
the state's land, air and water quality as authorized under multiple state and
Sex Offender Registry:
Offender Registry: 803/896-2601
Offender Registry: 919/716-6400
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network: 1-800-656-HOPE
RAINN carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims, and
ensure that rapists are brought to justice.
Center for Victims of Crime:
National Center for Victims of Crime
is the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and
those who serve them.
Love is Respect is designed to create the
ultimate resource fostering healthy dating attitudes and relationships, provide
a safe space for young people to access information, and ensure confidentiality
so that young people feel safe and supported.
Violence Resource Center
The Dating Violence Resource Center is a nonprofit
organization that advocates for victims' rights, trains professionals who
work with victims, and serves as a trusted source of information on victims'
- National Institute of Justice
The National Institute of Justice — the research, development and evaluation
agency of the U.S. Department of Justice — is dedicated to improving
knowledge and understanding of crime and justice issues through science
Carolina Coalition against Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault
SCCADVASA supports domestic
violence and sexual assault member programs, provides education, and advocates
for social reform to eradicate interpersonal violence in South Carolina.
Carolina Coalition against Sexual Assault
The North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault is an inclusive, statewide
alliance working to end sexual violence through education, advocacy, and
To mobilize men to use their strength for creating cultures free from
violence, especially men's violence against women.
Law Because Knowledge is Power
Providing legal information and online support to victims of domestic
violence and sexual assault--because knowledge is power.
Sexual Violence Hotline: 1-800-656-4673
United States Department of Justice National Sex Offender Public Website
NSOPW provides an opportunity for jurisdictions to participate in an
unprecedented public safety resource by sharing public sex offender data
nationwide, working collaboratively for the safety of both adults and children.