Helpful Resources & Contacts

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Helpful Resources & Contacts

FAMU Department of Campus Safety & Security


The members of The Department of Campus Safety & Security are committed to providing the students, visitors, faculty and staff of FAMU an environment where people can live, visit and work safely.

Call FAMU PD | (850) 599-3256


HCA Florida Capital Hospital


HCA offers a phone directory with each of our hospital department's contact information to keep patients and visitors informed and make communication easy.

(850) 325-5757





Students of the College of Law in Orlando, any of the satellite locations of the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, or any students who may require after hours assistance may utilize BetterMynd.

There are many services available with 24/7 access. Call and use school code: FAMU

Call BetterMynd | (844) 287-6963  




WellTrack is designed to help students understand their mental health and to provide them with the help that they need right now. WellTrack is a suite of online tools and courses that uses aspects of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to help students identify, understand and address issues that they are having.

Register with your FAMU email address OR use the access code FAMUOCS18ㅤ

Register Now


The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24 HOURS) is now: '988' Suicide and Crisis Lifeline


'988' has been designated as the new three-digit dialing code that will route callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

CALL '988'


Crisis Text-Line


Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the United States, anytime. Crisis Text Line is here for any crisis. A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds, all from our secure online platform. The volunteer Crisis Counselor will help you move from a hot moment to a cool moment.

Text 'HOME' to '741741'


FAMU Victim Advocate Program (On-campus)


The Victim Advocate Program serves as a confidential resource and support service for anyone in the University community who has experienced violence, trauma, and harm. This includes students and employees who were victimized at any time and at any location, as well as any other person victimized by a member of the FAMU community.
FAMU Victim Advocate Program (On-Campus)
Shauntavia Clinton, Coordinator

Sexual Assault Prevention & Awareness Center (24 HOURS)
800-656-HOPE (4673)


Faculty & Staff Resurces


The Faculty and staff who wish to receive counseling services may call the Employee Assistance Program at 1-(800) 272-7252.

CALL 1-(800) 272-7252


Crisis/Emergency Intervention


Counselors are available to assist with crisis or emergency situations. If your concern is urgent (i.e. suicidal thoughts or attempt, experiencing hallucinations, experienced a trauma within the last seven days), you may walk-in for an appointment.

After completing crisis/emergency paperwork, you will be seen by the next available counselor. 



Want To Schedule An Appointment To Talk To Someone? Looking For Our Office?

In Case of Emergency, call FAMU Police Department at (850) 599-3256 or Dial 911
1735 Wahnish Way Suite 304 (CASS Building)

For After Hours Assistance, Call BetterMynd at (844) 287-6963
(850) 599-3145
(850) 599-8481