Counseling/Student Assistance Program Services

Help for Mental Health and Wellness

Student with SCC counselor

Beginning with the Fall 2021 semester, the College will provide some of its essential student support services to students through a partnership with a third-party vendor, All Points.

These services will be conveniently accessible on demand via telephone, mobile app, web-portal, video counseling and chat. These everyday services for everyday people will be provided by licensed professionals and will include but may not be limited to life coaching, medical advocacy, work/life resources, and legal/financial resources as well as the traditional mental health counseling services.

More information on student services provided by All Points:

 

Commitment to YOUR well-being: SCC becoming a JED Campus

JED Campus logoIn 2020, SCC began a strategic collaboration with The Jed Foundation that not only enhances the mental health work already being done on campus but also creates positive, lasting change.

By becoming a JED Campus member SCC demonstrates a commitment to the emotional well-being of its students. JED Campus is a nationwide initiative designed to empower schools with a framework and customized support to enhance student:

  • Mental health services
  • Suicide prevention
  • Substance abuse prevention

JED's programs are grounded in an evidence-based model used to assess efforts currently being made on campus, identifying existing strengths and improvements within seven strategic areas.

Resources for Yourself, Family Members or Friends

Access useful information through Ulifeline provided by JED Campus. Ulifeline will help you enhance wellbeing through awareness and interaction on wellness topics. Check out this site to get information on learning about wellness topics, answering screening questions, and helping a friend who may be struggling.

How do I access services?

We are here to help. Contact the Office of Vice President of Student Affairs at (864) 592-4817. Should you need accommodations, let us know when you call.

Hotlines: For Immediate Assistance Contact..

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    1-800-273-TALK (8255)

    Or contact the Crisis Text Line by texting HELLO to 741-741

    Veteran's Crisis Line connects veterans in crisis (and their families and friends) with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential, toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.
    1-800-273-8255 or send a text message to 838255
    TTY: 1-800-799-4889
    www.veteranscrisisline.net

    The National Domestic Violence Hotline
    1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)
    TTY: 1-800-787-3224
    CHAT daily 7am -2am CST at www.thehotline.org
    www.ndvh.org

  • National Dating Abuse Helpline
    1-866-331-9474 or text LOVEIS to 22522
    www.loveisrespect.org

    National Sexual Assault Hotline
    1-800-656-4673 (HOPE)
    www.rainn.org

    National Center for Victims of Crime Call 1-855-4-VICTIM or visit www.VictimConnect.org

    UnitedWay s 211 Helpline is a one-stop resource for finding assistance in your local community. We keep a database of a wide variety of service providers including support groups, community clinics, counselors, shelters, food pantries, programs for seniors, and many more agencies in South Carolina.
    Phone: 211
    Toll Free: 866-892-921
    www.sc211.org

 

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