If you or someone you know has experienced a victimization, we are here to help. We are here to listen, support, and provide you with resources and options—you do not have to face the situation alone! The Office of Victim Services (OVS) offers a number of services including education and training, information and referral, crisis intervention, and advocacy for survivors of gender-based violence.
A victim advocate will provide our student survivors with:
While OVS is able to offer many valuable services, our Victim Advocates are not able to provide counseling. We recognize that when students have experienced or been accused of gender based violence, talking with a professional may be helpful. Any student involved in the sexual misconduct process at Ball State is welcome to contact the Ball State Counseling Center at 765-285-1736 to schedule an appointment with a therapist.
If you have any questions or would like more information, please call us at 765-285-7844, or send an e-mail.