Counseling


On-Line Resources


  • Alcoholics Anonymous: http://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org/
  • Ask NOAH: Men's Health: An informative web site providing information and resources related to men's health issues. http://www.noah-health.org/en/healthy/men/
  • Children of Alcoholics and other Drug Dependencies: Contact NACoA for information about the association, locations of nearest meetings, or referrals and information about further help. http://www.nacoa.net
  • Eating Disorders Awareness and Prevention: http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/
  • Facts on Tap: A is a comprehensive alcohol and other drug education, prevention, and intervention program for college students. http://www.factsontap.org/
  • Go Ask Alice! Columbia University has a website called, Go Ask Alice!, a question and answer forum regarding a variety of health issues. Go Ask Alice! is supported by a team of Columbia University health educators and health care providers, along with information and research specialists from health-related organizations worldwide. http://www.goaskalice.columbia.edu/.
  • It's Your Sex Life: A guide to safe and responsible sex. Includes information regarding pregnancy, contraception, STD's, and communication. http://www.itsyoursexlife.com/
  • Planned Parenthood: Resources in English and Spanish regarding birth control, pregnancy, STD's, local health centers, and more. http://www.plannedparenthood.org/
  • STD's: For info on herpes and HPV, including subscriptions to HPV News, a quarterly newsletter about genital warts, contact ASHA's Herpes Resource Center. http://www.ashastd.org/
  • Ulifeline: On-line behavioral support for young adults: http://www.ulifeline.org/
  • The University of Chicago: Click on the link to the University of Chicago Web Site to access pamphlets on a variety of subjects confronting college students, such as depression, sexual assault, test anxiety, and others. Universities from all over the world link their pamphlets to this site for others to review. http://counseling.uchicago.edu/vpc/virtulets.html

Phone Resources


  • National Suicide Prevention 24-Hour Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Planned Parenthood, Waterbury: 203-753-2119
  • Safe Haven, Local Domestic Violence Support: 203-575-0036
  • Waterbury Hospital Crisis: 203-573-6500