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Care and Support

Orange Coast College has wonderful on and off-campus confidential resources available to students who need victim's assistance and advocacy and other issues regarding sexual misconduct. Orange Coast College has established close partnerships with off-campus agencies for students wishing specific victim's advocacy. For more information and options for support services, please contact OCC's Student Health Center.

On Orange Coast College Campus

Psychological Services – Student Health Center (Confidential) 

Medical Services – Student Health Center (Confidential)  

Campus Safety Office - On-Campus Escort Service  ​

Off Campus

Community Services Program - Victim’s Assistance in Orange County (Confidential)

CSP offers: 24-HOUR Hotline/Hospital Response, Crisis Intervention Counseling , Support Groups – Types of support group include: psycho-educational, process and Yoga as Healing, Empowerment Workshop Series, Sample workshop topics include: Self-care, Healthy Relationships, and Assertiveness Skills, Emergency Assistance, Accompaniment, Advocacy , Criminal Justice System Orientation, & Information and referral.

Casa di la Familia - Victim’s Assistance in Orange County & Los Angeles​ (Confidential)

Offers sliding-scale mental health counseling: Individual, couples, family, & group

Mariposa Women & Family Center (Confidential)

Mariposa offers a wide range of services:  abuse, domestic violence, depression, anxiety, loss of a loved one, anger management, difficulties with low self-esteem, communication problems or other life challenges, Mariposa's counselors are here to help.  Individual, Couples, Family and Group counseling in a caring and safe environment.  Services in multiple languages: English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Farsi, Arabic, Chinese and French. Often times, lack of child care is a barrier for many who seek help. Therefore, there is free child care at both of the centers. Please make reservations when you make your appointment, so that they can make sure to accommodate your child.​​

                National Hotlines                                                                                                                          ​

                            National Sexual Assault Hotline - Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)                                   ​(800) 656-HOPE (4673)

                             National Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 799-7233

                             Suicide and Rape Hotline - (24 Hour Emergency Services) (813) 789-1256