College student hunger is a pressing concern. Many CCC students are eligible for federal and state benefits programs, such as CalFresh, that can help them afford food and other necessities. Colleges can help by becoming EBT retailers, so that students … read more
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 webinar provides an overview and orientation to the 12-hour basic curriculum, 9-hour supplemental curriculum, and ongoing peer to peer support group materials that comprise the curriculum, including youth workbooks, a youth resource guide, a trainer manual, and a peer … read more
This fact sheet explains how unmet basic needs are detrimental to students’ mental health and academic success. It describes the extent of the problem in the CCCs and provides innovative strategies that campuses can implement.
Stay calm in the midst of all the chaos. Ten tips for college students to reduce stress.
This toolkit from the American College Health Association provides higher education institution to use when developing sexual violence prevention programming and responding to incidents of sexual violence experienced by members of the campus community.
ADHD makes it difficult to stay on top of the multiple tasks of daily life, especially complex tasks that require organization, planning, and sustained focus. HelpGuide provides information and strategies for families and adults experiencing ADHD.
Provides information for consumers about safe drinking, appropriate drinking levels, alcohol’s effect on the body, and the impact of alcohol on specific populations.
A membership organization, AHCA serves institutions of higher education and college health care professionals to address the health needs of students at colleges and universities.
Broad scope of information and helpful resources.
Tested techniques for managing anger from the Mayo Clinic’s online community.
Overview includes how to distinguish healthy dieting from anorexia nervosa and how anorexia nervosa affects body functioning.
Self-test offered by Gamblers Anonymous to help you determine whether your gambling has become a problem.
Riverside City College created this quick guide to help faculty and staff identify, refer, and support students in distress. The main focus is a listing of community resources.
Suicide hurts all of us-parents, children, siblings, friends, lovers and spouses. The loss for society is psychological, spiritual, and financial. Understanding suicide requires looking at all of the factors that underlie this complex and intensely emotional issue and applying logic … read more
Resource toolkit that outlines several best practices and tools to reduce disparities for African-Americans, Asian/Pacific Islanders, Latinos, Native Americans, as well as Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender, Questioning (LGBTQ) populations. The toolkit is the result of over 450 behavioral health professionals, … read more
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 purpose of this Association is to enhance student success, wellness, and retention by the support and promotion of quality mental health services programs throughout the colleges of the California Community College system. California’s community colleges serve approximately 2.9 million … read more
Non-profit organization dedicated to helping people affected by problem gambling. 24-hour helpline: (800) 426-2537