Student Wellness Services

Crisis/Disaster Resources

Often times individuals or groups need support to assist with vulnerability they may be experiencing. A list of campus resources and events will be showcased here so that you may continue to stay abreast of support efforts. Other notices may be received through your campus email, blackboard, classroom, and social media outlets.

Current Events: Hurricane Florence.  Ready.gov offers information on how to stay safe before, during, and after a hurricane.

Crisis Resources:

  • Crisis Textline: Text ‘HOME‘ to 741741
  • National Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990
  • National Disaster Distress Textline: Text ‘TALKWITHUS‘ to 66746
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
    • Nacional de Prevencion del Suicidio: 1-888-628-9454
    • Options for Deaf or Hard of Hearing: 1-800-799-4889
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Online Chat: click HERE
  • National Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 Press 1
  • National Veterans Crisis Line Online Chat: click HERE
  • SOSU Counseling Center: 580-745-2988 to schedule

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How Can I Get Involved?

  • ACPA College Student Education International resource list
  • Donate blood: Go to a blood collection site near you and request that it be donated to relief efforts
  • Donate to the American Red Cross
  • Donate to the Salvation Army
  • Donate to Save the Children
  • Donate to SPCA to support their animal rescue efforts. You might also want to check out their Amazon Wish List.
  • Join a campus outreach event. Call the Office of Student Life at 580-745-2947 and leave them your information. They will call you back as opportunities for involvement become available across campus or tell them what opportunity you would like to help organize!