This guide provides information and resources for faculty at colleges and universities to set up and successfully run their own emergency aid programs, including information on the FAST Fund model as one successful example of how faculty-run programs work.
Health & Wellness ResourcesThese health and wellness resources are an extensive, curated collection of tools and resources. The library includes external resources as well as resources that were developed under CCC Health & Wellness or submitted by the colleges. Search by keyword, topic, and/or audience.
This brief, the first in the Beyond the Food Pantry series, explains how advocates can support students by increasing access to SNAP.
This page provides information about bipolar disorder, including signs and symptoms and ways to get help. ULifeline focuses on college mental health.
Overview explains bulimia signs and symptoms, causes and effects, recovery tips, and ways to get help.
An overview of symptoms and causes, diagnosis and treatment, and self-management for bulimia nervosa.
This online toolkit includes a section on dealing with “Bullying in college and other special circumstances.”
The California Community Colleges Dreamers Project, supported by a grant from The James Irvine Foundation, was created in response to the 2017 announcement of the rescission of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy. A collaborative effort between the California … read more
Non-profit organization dedicated to helping people affected by problem gambling. 24-hour helpline: (800) 426-2537
Information and support for smoking cessation. Helpline number: (800) 662-2888
For the person in crisis, counselors online, and other facts about how to ask for help.
Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation and California’s Mental Health Services Oversight & Accountability Commission (MHSOAC) released “California Youth Mental Health: Understanding Resource Availability and Preferences,” a survey of more than 400 young people in California ages 13 to 24 … read more
Website of the US Department of Agriculture offers tips for eating healthy foods on a budget, daily food plans, sample menus and recipes, and various tools and resources for good nutrition.
People thinking of suicide often give clues when they are feeling desperate and hopeless. One clue may or may not mean a great deal, but any clue is worth exploring. Here is a list of the most common clues.
CUFBA was created to support existing and new campus food banks and pantries. They provide a food pantry startup toolkit, fundraising toolkit, and more.
The Organization for Autism Research (OAR) developed this handbook and online hub for college students on the autism spectrum. Topics include preparing for the transition to college, being a self-advocate, navigating social relationships, maintaining daily routines, and more.
Information on combat-related stress and post-traumatic stress disorder. This resource is for veterans and their families.
This site features key tools to support the mental health services you provide to Veterans. You can find information on connecting with VA, understanding military culture and experience, as well as tools for working with a variety of mental health … read more
Managing anger effectively is closely related to handling conflict in relationships. This site provides an overview of conflict resolution as well as techniques you can use now.
The American Psychological Association provides an in-depth report on anger management including techniques for controlling anger and self-assessment.
Crisis intervention phone numbers, county mental health offices, intake clinics for each county.