Stetson University

Campus Life and Student Success

In Case of Emergency

In case of emergency, call 911 or go to the emergency room at Florida Hospital DeLand, located at the corner of West Plymouth Avenue and Stone Street.

When calling 911 an ambulance will be sent out and they will need your exact location! (e.g. building name, room number, floor, contact phone number, etc.)

Injuries/Illnesses beyond basic care that should be treated as emergencies include:

  • Large or deep cut or scrape with excessive bleeding
  • Head/back trauma
    • Loss of consciousness or unresponsive/disoriented (can't wake up)
    • Dizziness/slurred speech
  • Severe pain - possible fracture - lots of swelling
  • Eye injuries beyond very minor cut or bruise or any sight issues/blood in eyes
  • Breathing issues - chest pain - numbness in limbs
  • Asthma issues/shortness of breath
  • Excessive vomiting or passing blood
  • Seizures
  • Hallucinations
  • Continual high fever (over 101 degrees F) that isn't reduced effectively with tylenol or similar meds

Emergency Assistance

Poison Control Center

Call 1-800-222-1222.

Nearest Emergency Room

Florida Hospital Deland
701 W. Plymouth Ave.
DeLand, FL

Phone: 386-943-4522

Same Day/Urgent Care

Minute Clinic at CVS

  • Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Location: 901 N. Woodland Blvd, DeLand, FL 32724
  • Phone: 1-866-389-2727
  • Accepts most major insurances. Bring card, copy, or picture with you.
  • Can do rapid strep, mononucleosis, and flu tests.
  • Cannot treat stomach illnesses or refer to lab or imaging center for x-rays or other diagnostic testing.

DeLand Quick Care: Basic Care Facility (no x-ray capability)

Prompt Care - Orange City

Visiting Stetson Health Service

If you're unsure if immediate care is needed, try the following resources:

During Business Hours

Go to Stetson Health Service (on-campus) Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or call 386-822-8150.

After Hours

During nights and weekends and when Stetson Health Service is closed, try:

  • Central Florida Regional Hospital's "Consult-A-Nurse" 24/7 free hotline: 1-800-445-3392
  • Collegiate Assistance 24-hour Nurse Line: 877-643-5130 (Associated with UHCSR Student Insurance Plan Free Service)
  • Campus MD Program: low-fee, 24/7 medical consultations via phone, email or video chat
  • Stetson University Public Safety (24/7): 386-822-7300
  • Contact your RA (residential students)

Crisis Help Lines

All information shared with the following crisis help lines is confidential.

Abuse and Neglect

  • Adult Protective Services Reporting Line: 800-414-2002
  • Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Line: 800-422-4453
  • Child help USA Child Abuse Line: 800-422-4453

AIDS

  • AIDS National Hotline: 800-342-2437 (English) or 800-344-7432 (Spanish)

Chemical Dependency

  • Al Anon: 800-508-2512
  • Alcoholics Anonymous: 386-756-2930
  • Alcohol and drug treatment referrals: 800-662-HELP or 800-729-6686
  • Alcohol Abuse and Addiction: 800-851-3291
  • Narcotics Anonymous (24-hour): 800-477-0731
  • 24-hour drug abuse hotline: 386-428-1143
  • Chemical Dependency: 386-322-9770

Children (Missing)

  • Missing Children Hotline: 888-356-4774
  • National Center for Missing/Exploited Children: 800-843-5678
  • National Runaway Switchboard: 800-621-4000

Disaster Relief and On Site Intervention

  • American Red Cross: 386-775-2777

Domestic and Family Violence

  • Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-500-1119 or 386-775-1101

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual

  • National Gay and Lesbian Youth Hotline: 800-347-8336
  • Gay and Lesbian National Hotline: 888-843-4564

Health and Bioterrorism

  • Centers for Disease Control: 888-246-2675
  • Public Inquiry Parent Information and Referral Line: 800-690-2282
  • Teen Health Line (open daily from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.): 888-711-8336

Law Enforcement

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI): 904-248-7000 or 813-253-1000
  • DeLand Police Department: 386-734-1711
  • Emergency: 911

Rape and Sexual Assault

  • National Sexual Assault Hotline (24-hour): 800-656-HOPE
  • Rape Crisis: 386-254-4106

Suicide and Mental Health

  • Suicide Hotline (24-hour): 800-784-2433 or 800-273-TALK
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