Supporting you mentally and physically

Don't be afraid to ask for help!

Throughout life we all face challenges that can have a negative impact physically and/or mentally. Simply juggling the demands of work, school, relationships and everyday life can wear us down. During these tough times we have resources to support your well-being and success. If you're having an emergency or crisis situation, dial 9-1-1 for immediate assistance.

Talkspace – online therapy program

Talkspace is an online therapy service (PDF) that connects you to a dedicated, licensed therapist from a secure, HIPAA-compliant mobile app and web platform. Clients can send their therapist text, voice or video messages - anytime, anywhere.

As a student, you now have the ability to receive online, asynchronous therapy at no cost to you. Talkspace communication is confidential and secure. You will need your College email to sign in.

Take me to Talkspace

MindWise Mental Health Screening

MindWise Mental Health Screening is an interactive, quick and anonymous online health screening tool. Find an overview of signs and symptoms of treatable disorders and resources for local treatment options. Screenings are available for current wellbeing for yourself or a loved one.

This assessment:

  • Screens for anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, posttraumatic stress, disordered eating, psychosis, alcohol and substance use, opioid misuse, gambling, and wellbeing
  • Gives an overview of the signs and symptoms of treatable behavioral health disorders
  • Provides information and resources for quality, local treatment options

Take the online assessment

Student Support and Referral Team

The Student Support and Referral Team (SSRT) in the Student Success Center at Central and West.

  • Free, confidential service referring students and faculty to healthcare professionals and other community resources
  • Can confidentially email SSRT at
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Emergency Numbers

Public Safety

Central Campus in Blue Bell

West Campus in Pottstown

The Culinary Arts Institute in Lansdale

Local Police

Whitpain Township

Pottstown Borough

Towamencin Township

Local Hospitals

Mercy Suburban Hospital Emergency

Einstein Medical Center Montgomery

Pottstown Memorial Medical Center

Lansdale Hospital

Off-Campus Resources

Local Support

Crisis Hotlines
  • Bucks County Mobile Crisis (Lenape) – 1-877-435-7709
  • Delaware County Crisis (Elwyn) – 1-855-889-7827
  • Berks County Crisis – 1-877-236-4600
  • Chester County Crisis (Holcomb) – 610-918-2100
  • Philadelphia Crisis – 215-685-6440
  • Food helpline (Philabundance) – 1-800-319-3663
  • Childline: Child abuse hotline – 1-800-932-0313
  • Veterans crisis line – 1-800-273-8255, press 1 or text: 838255

Support Groups

National Support