Counseling-related Resources

If you would like to speak with someone at the College regarding these resources or other needs or concerns, please contact the Counseling Center at 206-546-4594 or stop by FOSS 5245 to schedule an appointment with a counselor. 

Understanding Mental Health

Help Guide
HelpGuide is a trusted non-profit with over 200 science-based articles and other resources to help understand mental and emotional challenges, improve relationships…and much more.

An anonymous, confidential, online resource center for college mental health.

Substance Use (Alcohol, Marijuana, Tobacco and other Drugs)

Washington Recovery Helpline | 1-866-789-1511
24/7 help for substance abuse, problem gambling & mental health

SAMHSA National Hotline | 1-800-662-HELP (4357) or visit the online treatment locators
SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental health and/or substance use disorders.

eCheck Up To Go
An interactive web survey that allows college and university students to enter information about their drinking patterns and receive feedback about their use of alcohol. The assessment takes about 6-7 minutes to complete, is self-guided, and requires no face-to-face contact time with a counselor or administrator.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) | 1-206-587-2838

Narcotics Anonymous (NA) | 1-206-790-8888

Alanon & Alateen | 1-206-625-0000

Housing & Emergency Shelter

Dial 211
Statewide health and human service information, referrals and other assistance, to include housing and emergency shelter

YouthCARE - Seattle | 1-800-495-7802
Serves youth 12 – 24 years old for shelter/housing; education, employment training, case management, etc.

Food Assistance

Food Lifeline - A resource to help locate a Food Lifeline supported food bank near you.

Hopelink - Shoreline | 206-440-7300

Volunteers of America - Greenwood Food Bank | 206-782-6731

Shoreline Community College Food Pantry
Multicultural Center/Women's Center | PUB 9301 | 206-533-6618

Domestic Violence

Advocacy Resources - 24-hour / 7 Days a Week  - Free - Confidential - Secure | These hotlines have access to interpreter services. 

Sexual Assault / Violence


Advocacy Resources - 24-hour / 7 Days a Week  - Free - Confidential - Secure | These hotlines have access to interpreter services. 

 Other Resources


Shoreline Community College Veterans Programs | FOSS Building, 5226 |206-546-4544

Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs

Veterans’ Suicide Prevention Lifeline (text and chat available)
1-800-273-8255, press 1