As a non-residential institution, Southern Crescent Technical College expects that the student will normally secure medical services through a private physician. In case of a serious accident or illness, Southern Crescent Technical College will refer a student to the nearest hospital for emergency care. It is understood that the student or parent will assume full responsibility for the cost of such emergency care at the hospital including, ambulance charges, if in the opinion of the school authorities such service is necessary.
The Tiger Assistance Program is a confidential counseling program designed to help students and family members who have personal problems that may interfere with academic performance and family life. For more information contact Cameron and Associates at (800)334-6014 or (404)845-3727 or www.caiquality.com.
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The site also offers several resources including: Scholarships for Women; Student Guide to Building Credit; Colleges Students Living with a Chronic Condition."
The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
This site is provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. There are links for different age groups, publications, news, and other resources. Look here for information on issues ranging from date rape drugs to binge drinking to HIV/AIDS prevention.
Narcotics Prevention - (Ecstasy and Club Drugs)
Information on Ecstasy and other "Club" drugs used at parties and concerts.
Stop Drugs.org - Identification
You can identify unknown prescription and street drugs using this sites tools.
Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute, Univ. of Washington, Seattle
Get the science behind alcohol and drug abuse. Get the facts not the rumors.
American College Health Association
An organization of college and university health professionals. This is a site that has training and program information that everyone can use.
FACE Truth and Clarity on Alcohol
A nationally recognized Alcohol Advocacy, Media Advocacy, and Training Group. FACE works in the Alcohol Education arena promoting Alcohol Awareness and Responsible Alcohol Practices.
Facts on Tap Alcohol and Your College Experience
Tips for avoiding abuse of alcohol while at college.
ForReal.org Marijuana Education for Teens
Straight forward advice on drug use for teens and young adults.
Go Ask Alice! Alcohol, Nicotine, and Other Drugs
Information site from Columbia University on the effects of alcohol, tobacco, and other drug addictions.
Site that gives information on the dangers of binge drinking and alcohol abuse among college students.