Resources in times of need and in response to COVID-19
We understand these are uncertain times and while community-based organizations along with public and private services are ready to respond and assist, it can be challenging to locate these resources. To assist, we have curated a list of resources for you. If you do not see what you are looking for, contact Washington 211, a hotline to connect you with community resources. Likewise, if you know of a resource not listed below, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to add it in. Check back often as this is a living resource page.
School of Nursing and Health Studies
University-wide academic and personal resources
Storage & housing
If you are facing financial hardship and unable to pay your utilities, you may be able to request utility bill assistance from one the following local agencies:
Resources for parents
Mental health resources
- The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has guidance on Managing Anxiety & Stress during COVID-19 and coping during COVID-19 for children and caregivers.
- People who already are managing existing mental health conditions should prioritize self-care during difficult times and should contact their clinicians if they have questions or concerns. To reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Text “START” to 741-741 to reach the Crisis Text Line.
- The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has an article on Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty.
- The Hope Center has outlined resources for supporting college students during this crisis.