Hill College encourages students to make healthy lifestyle choices, advocates for a campus community that supports students’ well-being, and provides referrals to meet students’ health needs. 

Resources

Abuse/Advocacy/Fraud

Domestic Violence Hotline (800)799-7233
Family & Protective Services (800)252-5400
Disability Rights of Texas (800)252-9108
Human Trafficking Hotline (888)373-7888

Alcohol and Drug Abuse

2 Young 2 Drink

AlcoholScreening.Org

OSARS, Blue Bonnet Trails, Alcohol and Drug Referral (800)841-1255

Cenikor (888)236-4567

College Binge Drinking

College Drinking - Changing the Culture

DrugAbuse.com

Foundation for a Drug-Free World

Narcotics Anonymous (888)629-6757

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc.

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Substance Abuse Hotline (800)662-4357

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission

Texas Inpatient Drug Rehab Centers

Bacterial Meningitis

Bacterial Meningitis – Texas State law states that beginning January 1, 2012, all entering students 22 years of age or younger are required to show evidence of an initial bacterial meningitis vaccine or a booster during the five-year period preceding and at least 10 days prior to the first day of the first semester in which the student initially enrolls at an institution.

Coronavirus

Human coronaviruses most commonly spread from an infected person to others through:

  • respiratory droplets release into the air by coughing and sneezing; 
  • close personal contact, such as touching or shaking hands;
  • touching an object or surface with the virus on it, then touching your mouth nose or eyes; and
  • rarely, fecal contamination
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Texas Department of State Health Services
     COVID -19 Mental Health Support Line, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: 833-986-1919
     Disaster Distress Helpline, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: 800-985-5990 or text "TalkWithUs" to 66746

Dental Care

Dental Referral Service (800)511-8663
Texas Help Steps Program, under age 21 (877)847-8377

Ebola

Ebola is spread through direct contact with a person or animal with the Ebola virus.  A patient must have the symptoms to spread the disease.

Texas Department of State Health Services

Emergency Shelter & Homelessness

Family Abuse Center (800)283-8401
Homeless Veteran Outreach (877)424-3838
Mission Waco, Meyers Center (254)296-9866
Salvation Army (254)756-7271

Food Stamp Offices

Food Stamp Application: yourtexasbenefits.com
Food Stamp Fraud (800)436-6184
Food Stamp Inquiry Hot Line (877)541-7905
Food Stamps/SNAP, Bosque County (254)435-2302
Food Stamps/SNAP, Hill County (254)582-5321
Replacement/Lost Food Stamp Card (800)777-7328

Health Awareness

Hill College supports students by providing information, services and resources that will help students make good decisions about their health and well-being. 

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

AIDS/HIV Hotline (800)299-2437

American Cancer Society (800)227-2345

American Diabetes Association (888)342-2383

American Heart Association (888)433-7220

Americans with Disabilities (800)514-0301

American Red Cross

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (800)232-4636

Family Doctor.org

Go Ask Alice!

National Institutes of Health

Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission

Waco-McLennan County Public Health

Web MD

Mental Health

Alzheimer's National Office (800)272-3900

Burns - Lilly & Associates Counseling - Burleson, Cleburne

Heart of Texas Region Mental Health

Huguley Psychotherapy Clinic, Inc. - Cleburne

Lake Shore Center - Waco

Mental Health.gov

Mental Health America of Texas

Mental Health Mental Retardation Center - Heart of Texas Region (866)752-3451

Pecan Valley Centers

Providence DePaul Center

National Institute of Mental Health

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800)273-8255

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Suicide & Crisis Veterans Center Hotline (800)784-2433

Texas Department of State Health Services

Texas Health and Human Services - COVID-19 Mental Health Support 833-986-1919

Texas Suicide Prevention

Veterans Crisis Line

Waco Psychological Associates

National Do Not Call Registry (888)382-1222

National Runaway Safeline (800)786-2929

Runaway Hotline (800)421-8336

Poison Control (800)222-1222

WIC (800)942-3678