South Central College strives to connect students with supportive community networks, resources, and opportunities to ease obstacles interfering with their success. These community resources provide students support to address specific needs and gain self-sufficiency. Details for each category are housed on SCC's AVISO website.
- Child Care
- Financial Assistance
- Food, Clothing, and Basic Needs
- Health and Mental Health Assistance
- Housing and Homelessness
- Medical, Dental, and Mental Health
- State and National Resources
- Technology / Internet
211 Basic Needs Resource Hub
South Central College and Minnesota State have partnered with United Way 211 to establish a statewide basic needs resource hub. The basic needs resource hub provides South Central College students access to basic needs resources and support available on campus and in the community via phone or text 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.
United Way 211 provides free and confidential health and human services information. They are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to connect you with the necessary resources and information. If you’re looking for information about services available in your community for you or a loved one, they can help.
Text MNHELP to 898-211 (TXT211) or call 211 (toll-free at 1-800-543-7709) to speak with one of their highly trained information and referral specialists. Your call is completely confidential, and they have call menus in English, Spanish, and Hmong. Interpreters are also available in any language.