Mental Health Services & Resources

On Campus:

A licensed counselor is available to support MCC students in the Wellness Resource Center by:

  1. Meeting for a free mental health assessment and brief support
  2. Making referrals to providers and resources in the community.
  3. Connecting students with other MCC offices

For more information, please email

If you are in immediate danger of harming yourself or someone else, call 911 or go to your local hospital Emergency Room.

Resources for Mental Health Crisis Situations:

  • If you are not in immediate physical danger:
    • Call the MA Statewide Emergency Services Program at any time 1-877-382-1609.
  • National Suicide and Crisis Lifeline
    • Call 988 for confidential toll-free help, available 24/7.
  • Crisis Text Line: Free, 24/7 support for those in crisis
    • Text HOME to 741741
    • Text STEVE to 741741 if you are a person of color and want to be connected to a culturally competent counselor.

Massachusetts Behavioral Helpline: Call 1-833-773-2445

    • Get clinical assessment 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 
    • Talk with a trained staff member who will assist you in getting the treatment or support you need.
    • Connect with qualified professionals for mental health assessments, crisis services, substance use treatment, referrals, and more. Staff will remain on the line with you until you are connected to your next step.
    • Every call, text, or chat conversation includes clinical follow up to ensure your needs are met.


Last Modified: 3/25/24