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Community Resource Directory:

The following is a directory of links to various types of community, state, and national resources that you may find helpful. Telephone numbers are included with agencies that do not have a website. The agencies included in this directory are not affiliated with Jackson State Community College or the Counseling and Career Center. The directory is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be an endorsement of any agency. Individuals utilizing this directory will be responsible for any cost may be incurred with the use of these services.

The information provided in the links is not under the control of Jackson State Community College. The College as well as the Counseling and Career Center staff is not responsible for the contents of any linked site. Jackson State Community College and the Counseling and Career Center staff assumes no liability for any acts or omission by third parties or transactions that occur between individuals utilitizing this directory and the agencies listed.

2016 Community Resource Directory

Please forward any concerns regarding the resource links and/or disabled links to Annette Deaton at

Mental Health Counseling Centers:

Sometimes we just need someone to talk to. Jackson State offers brief counseling services free to currently enrolled students. The Counseling Office is in Room 133 of the Student Center and staff accept walk-ins and appointments.

If more help is needed, the community offers both public and private services. The link below lists agencies and organizations you may contact. This is a general list of offices covering the Jackson State service area. We do not recommend any providers, but make this information available for those seeking services:

Mental Health Resources

Addiction Counseling and Treatment Resources

Mental Health Online Screening:

Free for JSCC students; password: jscc. Screenings available for Depression, Alcohol Abuse, Bipolar Disorder, Eating Disorders, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.


Great resources free to JSCC students to help you work on a personal budget, debt recovery, paying for college, and the best ways to handle your money.

Cash Course

Jackson-Madison County Anti-Drug Coalition:

This local Coalition works to educate the public and support parents with resources to stop abuse of alcohol, illegal and prescription drugs, and tobacco.