Sexual Misconduct Resources and Education

You’re Not Alone.
If you fear for your safety, please call 911 right away for emergency service. If you need immediate and confidential help, please call: The Sexual Assault Crisis Center of Eastern Connecticut Hotline: (888) 999-5545 or the Safe Futures Hotline: (888) 774-2900.

You have rights.  You have choices.  You have advocates.

These web pages are intended to provide all members of the Three Rivers Campus Community with resources to help better understand what sexual misconduct is, and what can be done if you or someone you know has suffered from any of its forms.

The Deputy Title IX Coordinator

What is Title IX?

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 that prohibits sex-based discrimination of any kind in the educational programs or activities of federally-financed institutions, which includes Three Rivers Community College.

Three Rivers Community College will not tolerate any form of sex-based discrimination or sexual misconduct, which includes, but is not limited to, sexual harassment, intimate partner violence (domestic violence, dating partner violence), stalking, and sexual assault.

Services of the Title IX Coordinator

The Title IX Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that the College provide prompt and equitable care to those who experience any form of sex-based discrimination or sexual misconduct.

For a complete explanation of the three main ways the Title IX Coordinator can assist you, please click on the chart below.

Becca Kitchell, Ed.D
Associate Dean of Student Development/Deputy Title IX Coordinator
(860) 215-9240, Room C-131A

Title IX coordinator Flow Chart


Dr. John Paul Chaisson-Cardenas who serves as the VP of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and the CT State Title IX Coordinator can be reached via phone at 860-612-7056 or via email at