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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 / 1425 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 –or- Chat Now
  • 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 –or- Chat Now
  • 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.
    • 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.
    • 866-488-7386/Text TREVOR to #202-304-1200 or 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