Florida Tech Campus

Counseling And Psychological Services

Crisis Resources For Florida Tech Students

*For any life threatening and/or medical emergencies, or if you are concerned about a student who is under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, and/or has threatened bodily harm to self/others, please call 911 and seek the assistance from the police, fire department, and/or ambulance.*

Florida Tech's Campus Security 

  • Provides on-campus safety assistance to students 24 hours per day/7 days per week.
  • 321-674-8111  /  Shaw Hall (south side of building)

Florida Tech’s Student Health Center

  • Provides on-campus medical and medication services to students.
  • 321-674-8078  /  Corner of University Boulevard and Country Club Road (beside the student counseling center)

Florida Tech’s Student Counseling Center

  • Provides on-campus mental health services to students.
  • 321-674-8050  /  Corner of University Boulevard and Country Club Road (beside the student health center)

Holmes Regional Medical Center

  • Nearest medical hospital to FL Tech's main campus
  • 321-434-7000  /  1350 South Hickory Street (Melbourne, Florida 32901)

Circles of Care

  • Nearest mental health crisis stabilization center
  • 321-914-0650  /  880 Dr. Martin Luther King Boulevard (Melbourne, Florida 32901

Coastal Psychiatric Urgent Care

  • Nearest psychiatric urgent care
  • 321-586-5444 / 1428 Valentine Street (Melbourne, Florida 32901)

24/7 Free and Confidential Support

Brevard 211 Helpline

  • Emotional support to those who may be in distress and need a listening ear, help with managing a crisis situation, and/or assistance with information/referral services.
  • call 211 –or- 321-631-9290
  • Text Your Zip Code to:  898211

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  • Emotional support to those who may be in distress and need a listening ear, help with managing a crisis situation, and/or assistance with information/referral services.
  • 1-800-273-TALK/8255 –or- Chat Now

Crisis Text Line

  • Emotional support to those who may be in distress and need a listening ear, help with managing a crisis situation, and/or assistance with information/referral services.
  • Text “Home” to: 741741

Sexual Assault Crisis Hotline (Brevard County, FL)

  • Emotional support and advocacy services to those who may have experienced a sexual assault.
  • 321-784-HELP/4357

National Sexual Assault Hotline

  • Emotional support to those who may have experienced rape, sexual assault, and/or incest.
  • 1-800-656-HOPE/4673

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline

  • Emotional support to those who may be questioning or experiencing unhealthy aspects of their relationship.
  • 1-866-331-9474 – Chat Now
  • Text “Loveis” to: 22522

Florida Domestic Violence Hotline

  • Emotional support and advocacy to those who may be experiencing domestic violence.
  • 1-800-500-1119

National Domestic Violence Hotline

  • Emotional support to those who may be experiencing domestic violence and/or may be questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship.
  • 1-800-799-7233 

SAMHSA’s National Helpline

  • Emotional support to those who may be facing mental health and/or substance use difficulties.
  • 1-800-662-HELP/4357

National Drug Helpline

  • Emotional support to those who use substances, and family members of those using substances.
  • 1-844-289-0879

National Eating Disorders Association Helpline

  • Emotional support, resources and treatment options for eating challenges.
  • 800-931-2237/Text NEDA to 741741

LGBT National Hotline

  • Emotional support to the LGBTQ community who may need a listening ear and/or assistance with information/referral services.
  • 888-843-4564 –or Chat Now

 The Trevor Project Trevor Lifeline

  • Emotional support and crisis response to LGBTQ+ youth.
  • 1-866-488-7386/ Text START to 678-678

Trans Lifeline

  • Connects trans people to community, support and resources.
  • 877-565-8860

Veterans Crisis Line

  • Emotional support to veterans and their families/friends who may be in distress and need a listening ear, help with managing a crisis situation, and/or assistance with information/referral services.
  • 1-800-273-TALK/8255 –or- Chat Now
  • Text to: 838255