Welcome to the Reach-A-Peer Helpline!

The Reach-A-Peer Helpline/Online is a peer help line established in 1996 to provide peer support, information, and referrals to any and all students of the University of Pennsylvania.  The service is open to all students who wish to share a problem, are in need of information, or just want to talk to someone about anything on their mind. 

RAPLine offers two services:

Helpline

The Line is available every night from 9 pm to 1 am.  Reach us at 215-573-2727.  Don't be shy!

Online

You can send an anonymous letter to RAP-Line Online and then retrieve the reply within three days.  Letters can be submitted online any day, 24/7.  To write us a letter, click here.

Spring Training

The Reach-A-Peer helpline is excited to announce Spring recruitment! If you're interested in becoming a peer listener, learning about Penn's resources and making a difference for mental health on Penn's campus we want you. Listeners receive valuable training, staff the helpline a few nights a month and provide support to their peers.

If you decide that RAP-Line is for you please complete the application found here:
https://docs.google.com/…/1OMpL3I6U_IrpaC-1GDtM3J…/viewform…

This application is due AFTER THANKSGIVING BREAK MONDAY NOVEMBER 30th.

If you have questions or are interested in speaking with us before you complete your application then we encourage you to email us at training.rapline@gmail.com

Helpline