Are you uninsured and live in Cook County? ACCESS now proudly accepts CountyCare, Cook County’s new Medicaid program for adults. ACCESS is committed to providing quality health care to everyone and is excited… Continue reading

CCC Wellness Centers Cited in the Wall Street Journal!

Community Colleges Try to Revamp Image to Keep Students Community colleges, in a bid to boost graduation rates, are shedding their image as commuter campuses with big parking lots. The two-year colleges, which… Continue reading

Find Your College’s Wellness Center

Find Your College’s Wellness Center ​College ​Location ​Phone Daley College​ Room ​L-315 (773) 838-7871               ​ Harold Washington College​ Room 1041 ​(312) 553-6072 Kennedy-King College​ Room W-121 ​(773) 602-5280 Malcolm X College​ Room 2607-10​… Continue reading

Have you been feeling stressed, anxious, sad, hopeless, irritable or unfocused? Have you noticed a friend who might be feeling this way?

Have you been feeling stressed, anxious, sad, hopeless, irritable or unfocused? Have you noticed a friend who might be feeling this way? It’s “OK” to answer “yes” if that’s the case. These feelings could… Continue reading

The City Colleges of Chicago ULifeline webpage offers self-evaluations for stress, depression, anxiety, and many more wellness factors. Check it out!

THE CCC ULIFELINE PAGE OFFERS ONLINE MENTAL HEALTH SCREENINGS  Be proactive. Self-evaluate. Share your results with a Wellness Center counselor. We’re friendly and non-judgmental. Let’s talk!

Every Vet Has a Story to Tell. Sometimes That Story is Full of Challenges. The Wellness Center Can Help You Tell Your Story and Write the Next Chapter.

Veterans in College: Share Your Stories By THE NEW YORK TIMES “Graduate, graduate, graduate,” the secretary of veterans affairs, Eric K. Shinseki, recently implored the audience at a conference of the Student Veterans of… Continue reading

Mental Health Break (Video). The Dubstep Kitty. Keep Watching. It only Gets Better!

Find your dream school and dream job. Attend Transfer-Mation Leadership Conference, Fri., Oct. 11

Do you want to learn how to transfer to your dream school and get your dream job? This year’s Transfer-Mation Leadership Conference will be on Friday, October 11, 2103 from 9-4 p.m. We… Continue reading

Only 3 Weeks Until Our One-Year Anniversary. Thank You Readers for Making Almost 3,000 Visits to the CCC Wellness Center Blog!

And a special thank you to for including us in your links list and sending more visitors to our blog than any other site!

Successful Students Keep a Calendar

Keeping a calendar is key to good time management and critical to being successful as a college student.  During the first week of classes gather your classes’ syllabi and identify all of your… Continue reading