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 Wellness Center

Jenniffel Ramirez - LCPC

The Wellness Center is serving clients through our Zoom portal. To make an appointment, please e-mail us at: with a couple of times and dates that you are available.  We will get back to you quickly!   

Hours of Operation and Mode of Service  







9:00 am–12:00 pm  

Virtual Zoom Services  



Virtual Zoom Services  



In-Person Wellness Center   


In-Person Wellness Center   

Virtual Zoom Services  


1:00 pm– 4:30 pm  

In-Person Wellness Center  

In-Person Wellness Center   

Virtual Zoom Services  


Virtual Zoom Services  





To schedule an appointment during business hours:  
Wellness Center Or join Zoom Meeting ID#: 761-912-5555  Our zoom room is not monitored outside of those hours.​  

f you have an appointment now click here: Wellness Center Waiting Room 

Resources you can access NOW 

Food Resources                        

Financial Assistance                  

Shelter Resources       
  • If you need shelter:  Call 3-1-1 or go to your local Emergency Room or police station.  They will transport you to the nearest available shelter.               
  • For a listing of all homeless or housing insecure services and agencies responding during CoVid - 19 go to: Citywide Homeless Resources
  • If you are experiencing domestic violence and need a safe place to stay, call or text : 877-863-6338 and they will secure you immediate shelter 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Medical Resources                        

Immigrant and Refugee Support            

Online support                

  • Black-led and Trans-led LGBTQ Center:  Online Counseling Services and Food Pantry     
  • Chicago Department of Public Health Mental Health Centers free Tele-therapy: call  312-747-1020.  For after hours support, contact Crisis Text Line which serves anyone, in any type of crisis, 24-hours a day.  Text HOME to: 741741 to access a trained crisis counselor.

CoVid-19 Information                                    


National Crisis Hotlines                                    

  • Suicide Prevention Hotline: 800-272-8255 (24 Hours)
  • Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 (24 Hours)
  • SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990, or text TalkWithUs to 66746 (24 Hours)
  • Self-Harm Hotline: 1-800-366-8288 
  • Trans Lifeline: 877-565-8860
  • LGBTQ Trevor Project Lifeline: 866-488-7386, or text START to 678678 (24 Hours) 
  • Veteran Crisis Line: 800-273-8255 ext. 1 (24 Hours)
  • Domestic Violence Support: 1-815-729-1228 (24 Hours) ​​



Faculty & Staff

Jennifel Ramirez, LCPC           Clinical Director, Wellness Center                    
TBD                                          Coordinator, Wellness Center                    
Porcia Seals, LCSW                 Clinical Counselor ​                              
Emily Hallendy, PsyD              Staff Psychologist                        
Latoya Cole, LCPC                   Clinical Counselor, and MXC Title IX                 
                                                Confidential Advisor                    
Maria Lopez-Boada, LCSW     Clinical Counselor                   

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Contact Information

(312) 850-7122
(312) 850-7098
1900 West Jackson Blvd.
Room 2211
Chicago , IL 60612-3145
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Monday through Thursday 9 am -noon and 1pm-4:30pm
Friday 9 am - noon

Our e-mail link "Contact Us" is monitored only during business hours.


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SNAP Link Signup Event​    

Emergency Resources                               

Stress and Time Management                  

Housing Resources                                   

Alcohol & Drug Info & Support     

Affordable Care Act & Insurance Sign-Up                                        

Anger Management Resources  ​               

Car Seat Program​                                     

ULifeline Mental Health Screenings          

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