Student Resource Center

Student Resource Center

RESOURCES DURING THE CAMPUS CLOSING

MATC HOT Resource Guide (pdf)

Student Resource Center Intake/Referral Form (link)

 

NOW LOCATED in the Student Center (S Building) Room S215

Milwaukee Area Technical College has partnered with a consortium of community based organizations, whose missions are to offer supportive services to students, thereby reducing and/or removing any barriers to student success, so they can reach their fullest potential academically, professionally. and personally.

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Mental Health Counseling Services and Resources (counseling@matc.edu)
MATC has three (3) licensed professional counselors (see below) to provide short term support to students with mental health needs and concerns. While we are operating remotely during the pandemic, please contact us via email at counseling@matc.edu or call 414.297.7710. We will respond by the next business day. For any emergency/crisis situations, call 911 right away.

Director. Walter J. Lanier, lanierw@matc.edu, 414.297.7710

Licensed Professional Counselors

Carlos Aranda, LPC (Bilingual Spanish), arandac@matc.edu, 414.571.4577
Kate Cunningham, LPC, cunnink5@matc.edu, 414.297.8389
Christine Litwin, LPC, litwinc@matc.edu, 414.297.7376

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mentalhealthmattersMATC/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MATC_mhm
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mentalhealthmattersmatc/?hl=en
E-mail: mentalhealthmatters@matc.edu

 

 

Mental Health COmmunity Partners:

Mental Health America of WI

Hours: Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: (414) 276-3122
Website: https://www.mhawisconsin.org/

Peer support, Education, and Advocacy for all lives affected by mental illness.

 

Food, Employment, Transportation

FSET-FoodShare Employment & Training (formerly ResCare/Maximus)

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: (414) 297-6385

Hunger Task Force

Hours: Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Phone: (414) 758-1463
Website: https://www.hungertaskforce.org/

FoodShare, Food Pantry, Healthcare, and Childcare: Applications, Renewals, Change Reports,and Verifications.

Wisconsin Community Services (WCS) Center for Driver's License Recovery & Employability (CDLRE)

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (414) 297-8605
Website: https://www.wiscs.org/programs/policy_and_workforce/employability_center/

The CDLRE program assists low-income individuals who have a suspended or revoked Wisconsin driver’s license through legal representation and case management services. Legal services include, but are not limited to, helping identify alternatives to financial obligations in court such as affordable payment plans, supervised community service, or other appropriate options related to quickly obtaining a valid Wisconsin driver's license. Case management provides the necessary follow up and program support to help each participant complete all aspects of their license recovery plan.

 

Legal Resources

Legal Action of Wisconsin

provides free legal services to low income people who are denied justice without our help.
Not available for walk-ins currently. Please get a referral form.
Phone: (414) 274-3080

 

Crisis Information

Need Immediate Help?

If you are in Crisis and one of the following applies to you:

*You feel you are in danger of harming yourself

*You are in danger of harming someone else

*You have been assaulted or had a traumatic experience

Please contact MATC's Public Safety at 414-297-6200 (24-hr line) Or Dial 911

 
Additional Crisis Resources:
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Services–414-257-7222
  • COPE Hotline (0zaukee County Crisis Line) –262-377-2673
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline—1-800-273-8255
  • Veterans Crisis Line – 1-800-273-8255
  • IMPACT 211—Housing, Shelter and related resources - 211
  • Sojourner Family Peace Center—414-933-2722 (Shelter, resources and Advocacy for Victims of Domestic Abuse)
  • Crisis text Line—Text HOME to 741741
Additional Resources

MATC Faculty and Staff Toolkit (pdf)
MATC HOT Resource Guide (pdf)