Bates Care Collaborative (BCC)

Mission Statement

The purpose of the Bates Care Collaborative (BCC) is to determine if an individual poses, or may reasonably pose, a threat of violence to self, others, the Bates College community, or the greater Lewiston-Auburn community and to intervene in order to avert a threat and maintain safety. The team will review, assess and respond to concerning behaviors exhibited by students, staff, faculty and visitors in an effort to prevent violence and maintain a safe and secure learning and working environment.