Contacts and Resources

Helpful Resources: Maintaining the health, safety, and well-being of the campus community is HCC’s primary concern. Below is a list of campus and community resources:

HCC Department of Public Safety (Library): 443-412-2272
The Department of Public Safety office is open 24 hours a day to assist victims of sexual misconduct. If an individual is not certain whether criminal conduct is involved, a Public Safety Officer can assist in determining whether a crime has occurred. With the victim’s consent, the Public Safety Officer may notify the Harford County Sheriff’s Office to conduct an official criminal investigation of any allegations of sexual misconduct. With the victim’s consent, the Public Safety Officer will arrange for transportation to University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center where a SAFE exam can be performed by a trained FNE.

Harford County Sheriff’s Office: 911 or 410-838-6600
Any individual who experiences sexual misconduct is strongly encouraged to contact local law enforcement.

Harford County Sheriff’s Office/Victim Services: 410-836-5490

HCC Emergency Phones:
Emergency phone lines are installed in all classrooms. The phones will dial directly to Public Safety by pressing the corresponding speed dial, but 9-1-1 has to be manually dialed.

Title IX Coordinator and Deputy Coordinators:

Dr. Deborah Cruise
Vice President for Student Affairs and Institutional Effectiveness
Title IX Coordinator
HCC – Student Center
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, MD  21015
443-412-2233 or
dcruise@harford.edu

Ms. Katie Callan
Director for Human Resources and Employee Development
Deputy Title IX Coordinator
HCC – Chesapeake Center
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, MD  21015
443-412-2129
kcallan@harford.edu

Mr. David Mack
Director for Academic Program Enhancement and Partnerships
Deputy Title IX Coordinator
HCC – Chesapeake Center
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
443-412-2158
dmack@harford.edu

Dr. Diane Resides
Associate Vice President for Student Development
Deputy Title IX Coordinator
HCC – Student Center
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, MD  21015
443-412-2142
dresides@harford.edu



Additional Resources and Support:

HCC Escort Service
The HCC Department of Public Safety operates an escort service at all times for use by those concerned about their safety while on campus. Call Public Safety at 443-412-2272 or ext. 2272 from a HCC phone to request a walking escort to your vehicle. Wait in a well lit or populated location for the arrival of the uniformed Public Safety Officer. Also visit the Department of Public Safety website for Crime Prevention tips.

HCC Student Intervention and Prevention Team:
Students impacted by sexual misconduct can access this service for resources and referrals that may provide support by calling 443-412-2132.

HCC Student Conduct and Intervention Specialist : 443-412-2073

Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, SAFE Coordinator: 443-843-5000, ext. 5337

Sexual Abuse/Sexual Assault Resource Center (SARC): 410-836-8431 or 410-836-8430 (24-Hour Hotline)
SARC provides confidential domestic violence and sexual assault services in Harford County. Services include: a safe house for victims of domestic violence and their children; legal services; individual and group counseling for victims and children; an abuser intervention program; crisis intervention; community outreach; education and professional training; and court and hospital accompaniment. Visit their website, www.sarc-maryland.org

Cecil County Domestic Violence/Rape Crisis Center: 410-996-0333
The Department of Social Services provides counseling to survivors and children, shelter, sexual assault services, and court and hospital accompaniment by advocates.

TurnAround, Inc.: 443-279-0379
A domestic violence and sexual assault center in Baltimore, MD, that helps women, children, and families who are victims of abuse. Visit their website, www.turnaroundinc.org

Family Crisis Center of Baltimore County: 410-828-6390
This center provides essential and life-saving services to families experiencing conflict and violence. Visit their website, www.familycrisiscenter.net

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN): Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE or www.rainn.org


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