CARE for Completion: Mental Health/Wellness/Substance Abuse

Are you currently experiencing a crisis? While there are many on-campus and local resources provided in the campus links below, the following are some crisis related resources:

  1. Situations that present an immediate threat to persons or property are considered emergencies and should be directed to the local police department by calling 911 (or 5911 from any campus phone).
  2. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: If you or someone you know is in need of assistance, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1.800.273.TALK (8255) immediately to be connected to a network of resources and crisis services.
  3. 2-1-1 Texas
    2-1-1 Texas HELPLINE provides free and confidential information and referral services to those in need, 365 days a year, 24 hours a day. Community resource information includes: Basic Needs • Senior Services • Veterans Services • Child Care • Employment Services • Health Care • Legal Services • Disaster Resources If you need help, dial 2-1-1 or 1-877-541-7905.  Community resource information is also available online at www.211texas.org.
  4. During office hours, you can contact your campus representative of Communities in Schools, an on-campus service that connects students to Emergency needs (food, shelter, clothing) as well as counseling services and crisis intervention.  
  5. You can also access free 24/7 support by accessing the Crisis Text Line to connect with a Crisis Counselor.

You have goals - our goal is to help you achieve them!

At Lone Star College, we don't want anything to throw you off course to achieving your educational goals. We understand that if you have concerns about meeting some of life's basic needs, you can be distracted from your path to success. This page will connect you to the services at each campus as well as some that are provided by local agencies. If you can't find the information you need here, please reach out to a counselor on your campus.

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