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Student Care Services

Where we care well for ALL students

Welcome to Student Care Services Office! 

As the heart of support and resrouces for the Wheaton College campus community, SCS is available as the central point of contact for proactive, responsive, coordinated care and support for the retention of students. We are here to come along side you as you navigate your holistic needs encompassing the emotional, social, intellectual, spiritual, physical, and mental health concerns. Your overall success is important to us, so we partner with you to help you thrive in our community.  

 

Caring for your full well-being 

We meet with you to hear your concenrs, address your individual needs, and coordinate relevant resources to support and care for you well. SCS partners with you to establish a care/support plan and offer workshops and seminars to faculty, staff and students to provide tips on caring well for our community, you and your friends. 

Support services we offer

  • Coordination and communication with faculty, staff and campus departments regarding student needs
  • Develop Care plans for self-care, self-advocacy and coordinated support
  • Holistic empowerment during challenging times and difficult decisions
  • Hospitalization Liaison support and coordinated care
  • Off-campus travel assessment, coordinated support and established travel care plans
  • Support and Resource Request Form available 24/7 through the Wheaton student on-line portal

Additional Services

  • Provide information, workshops and programs to address current student care needs
  • Available to faculty, staff, and students for workshops on best practices for how to refer, respond to and support student concerns
  • Provide referrals for on and off campus resources
  • Available to meet with students to work through concerns and process needs
  • Serves as the Deputy Title IX and discrimination officer for all students 

Partnerships and Campus Resources

Appointments

You can schedule individual appointments with the SCS office assistant, Andrea Powell, by calling 630.752.5022 or by emailing scs@wheaton.edu

We look forward to caring and supporting you well!

Student Care Services Staff

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Carrie Williams, M.S.M.F.T.
Director of Student Care Services

 

Andrea Powell
Andrea Powell, M.B.A.
Student Care Services Office Assistant

 

Community Partnerships and Resources

We work with various community partners to support the full well-being of the student and their needs as they pursue their education at Wheaton College.