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 If you believe an individual poses an immediate threat to themselves or other members of the community, please consider the situation an emergency. Immediately contact the UTC Police Department at 423-425-HELP/4357 or 911 (from on-campus phone).

What is the CARE Team?

The mission of the Case Assessment, Review, and Evaluation (CARE) Team is provide proactive and supportive prevention, assessment, intervention, and management for situations that could compromise the safety and well-being of the UTC community. The CARE Team is comprised of select UTC Faculty and Staff, whose primary goals are to:

  • Balance the needs of the individual in distress with those of the University community;
  • Provide structured methods for addressing concerning behavior(s) that impact the UTC and/or the greater Chattanooga community;
  • Initiate appropriate intervention(s), without solely resorting to student conduct or employee discipline processes.