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Location

The Violence Prevention, Victim Advocacy and Support Center (VPAS)  is located in Schwartz 101C. When you enter Schwartz Hall, enter right into Room 100 into the Wellness Reception area and someone will greet you and check  you in. The phone number is 203.392.6946. We have space for meetings, study, and discussion programs. Our space is wheelchair accessible.

Our welcome sign is right outside our office door at Schwartz 101-C.

 

office hours

VPAS is currently open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. We are open all year, and visitors are always welcome!

meet the staff

Catherine Christy, MA, ATIXA Certified Victim/Survivor Advocate
Catherine Christy
Director of the Violence Prevention, Victim Advocacy and Support Center (VPAS)
Coordinator of the Support and Resource Team (SART)
University Victim Advocate
ChristyC1@SouthernCT.edu       Office: 203.392.6946

Catherine is available 24/7 at 203.687.1252

Melissa Kissi, MSW, ATIXA Certified Victim/Survivor Advocate
Melissa Kissi, University Victim Advocate
Sexual Assault and Violence Prevention Specialist
University Victim Advocate
KissiM1@SouthernCT.edu           Office: 203.392.6945

Melissa is available 24/7 at 203.507.3751

 


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