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Counseling

Need Help? Contact one of our helpful Counselors.

Did you know that on-campus child care may be available to you?
Did you know that transportation through the Henderson Area Rapid Transit system is available?
Did you know that you can receive financial aid if you are a part-time student?
Did you know that accommodations can be made for students with documented
disabilities?
Did you know that the local Vocational-Rehabilitation offices are located on HCC's campus?

Community Service Agencies - This is a quick fact page of several local community agencies in the Henderson area that provide a variety of services that may be helpful with barriers individuals may encounter.

DIAL 211

A new comprehensive resource recently activated for Henderson and surrounding counties is Dial 211 powered by United Way of the Ohio Valley & United Way of Henderson County.  This is truly a comprehensive resource for students and community members to get the help they need in a free, confidential and convenient way. 

Get Connected.  Get Answers.  

Dial 211 Services offered  

  • Rent Assistance
  • Food Pantries
  • Utility Assistance
  • Affordable Housing
  • Health & Mental Health Assistance
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Tax Preparation
  • Early Learning Opportunities
  • Job Training Programs
  • Legal Services

All individuals need to do is dial “211” (open 24/7) to talk with a trained specialist who will access their needs and identify the best solution.  All information provided is confidential.   

Alternative contact numbers for 211 in case your phone will not support calling 3-digit lines:

844-965-1596

OR Text your 5-digit zip code to 898211 (texting services available 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. daily)

There is also a smart phone app for this service.

A comprehensive listing of local community service agencies is available through the Volunteer Information Center (VIC)

If you want more details or if you are experiencing academic or personal problems that need special attention, contact one of the counselors available on campus. These counselors are here to help you and make referrals when necessary. Evening appointments may be arranged if needed. You may also reach us by dialing 1-800-696-9958 FREE (in western Kentucky only).

CRISIS RESOURCES AVAILABLE

You are not alone!   

Whether you have struggled with suicide yourself or have lost a loved one, know you are not alone.  AFSP  American Foundation of Suicide Prevention 

If you are in crisis, call 800-273-8255 or text TALK to 741741

Henderson/Owensboro resources

Evansville/Newburgh resources

Counselors on Campus

Angie Watson
Career Services Coordinator
Sullivan Technology Center - Room 225
270-831-9671