Campus and Community Wellness Resources

Use this guide to find various campus and community resources that support the health and wellness of students and employees. Students may also request support from the UA Little Rock Care Team. For resources such as tutors and computer labs, view information about the Learning Commons and Tutoring and the Academic Support Resources.

Campus Wellness Resources

Safety Escort Service: Call for a safety escort. A uniformed university Police Officer or Security Officer will assist you 501-916-3400;

Student Affairs Diversity Initiatives (SADI): Empower, support, and assist African American and Hispanic/Latinx students in achieving their goal of earning a degree

Service: Contact: Location: Hours:

Campus Garden

Education, Research, Outreach, and Volunteerism


3340 Fair Park Blvd.
Little Rock, AR 72204
Visit the Campus Garden website for updated hours

Campus Living

Provides information about student housing

University Commons (UC), Room 211 Visit the Campus Living website for updated hours

Campus Recreation

Recreation, exercise, and intramural sports

Donaghey Student Center (DSC) Fitness Center Visit the Campus Recreation website for updated hours

Care Team

The Care Team seeks to proactively enhance the well-being and academic success of the University’s students

Visit the Care Team website for more information Care Team Request Forms can be submitted 24/7

Career Center

Internship placement and career counseling Contact the Career Center for more information Visit the Career Center website for current hours

Counseling Services

Counseling services, group therapy, workshops

Student Services Center (SSC), Suite 118 Visit the Counseling Services website for current hours

Disability Resource Center

Accommodation resources, Interpreting requests


Donaghey Student Center (DSC), Suite 103 Visit the Disability Resource Center website for current hours

Health Services

Primary care, women’s health services, immunizations
Call to make an appointment
Donaghey Student Center (DSC), Suite 102 Visit the Health Services website for current hours

Intramural Sports Program

Traditional and non-traditional sports

501-916-6377 Varies Depending on Activity Visit the Intramural Sports website for more information and to register

Lactation Rooms

Private rooms for new parents to pump breastmilk or nurse their baby

Donaghey Student Center (DSC), Suite 102 Monday–Friday:
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Reserve DSC 102 Dickinson Hall (DKSN) Room 300-H Monday–Friday:
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Reserve DKSN 300-H Ottenheimer Library (LIBR), Multicultural Center, Room 203-E Monday–Friday:
8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Reserve LIBR 203-E
Reynolds Business Building (RBUS), Room 336 Monday–Thursday:
8 a.m.–6 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m
Reserve RBUS 336
Bowen School of Law, Room 239 Monday–Friday:
9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Reserve Bowen 239

Military Student Success

Military benefits, ROTC, military transcripts
Speech Communication (SPCH), Room 111 Visit the Military Student Success website for current hours

Public Safety

Parking permits, emergency management, campus patrol
Emergencies: 501-916-3400
General: 501-916-5304
University Plaza (UP) Suite 700 Officers available 24/7

Safety Escort Service

Call for a safety escort. A uniformed university Police Officer or Security Officer will assist you

Campus 24/7

Self-Defense Classes

Classes taught by a Certified R.A.D. Self-Defense Instructor

DSC Activity Room 109 Monday 6 PM – 7 PM
Tuesday 10 AM – 11 AM
Wednesday 6 PM – 7 pm

Trojan Career Closet

Assist students, staff, and faculty with professional clothing needs

Contact the Trojan Career Closet for more information Visit the Trojan Career Closet website for updated hours

Trojan Food Pantry

Available to all UA Little Rock students, faculty, and staff

Admin North (ADN), Second Floor Visit the Trojan Food Pantry website for current hours

Trojan Works

Providing financial assistance through professional work education.

Student Experience Center, DSC 216G Visit the Trojan Works website for more information

Community Resources

Service: Contact: Location: Hours:

Alcoholics Anonymous – Arkansas location

Resources and support for people who want to stop drinking

501-664-7303 7509 Cantrell Road #106
Little Rock, AR 72207
Visit the Alcoholics Anonymous website for current hours

Affordable Connectivity Program

An FCC program to help households afford internet service.

1-877-384-2575 Federal Communications Commission
45 L Street NE
Washington, DC 20554
Eligible households can enroll through an approved provider or by visiting:

Better Community Development Inc.

Provides various programs to address the needs of the Mid Town community

3604 W. 12th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204
Visit the Better Community Development website for current hours

Centers for Youth and Families

Provides specialized prevention, intervention, and treatment services for children and families

Little Rock: 501-666-8686
Toll-Free: 1-888-868-0023
6501 W. 12th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204
Visit the Centers for Youth and Families website for current hours

Central Arkansas Development Council

Provides nutrition, utility assistance, education, and other services to low-income families

501-315-1121 321 Edison Ave.
Benton, Arkansas 72018
Monday–Friday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System

Inpatient and outpatient healthcare services for Veterans

501-257-1000 4300 W. 7th St.
Little Rock, AR 72205
Schedule an appointment online

Department of Human Services

Provides various services for children, adolescents, adults, and seniors

501-682-1001 Donaghey Plaza
P.O. Box 1437
Little Rock, AR 72203
Visit the Department of Human Services website for current hours

Department of Workforce Services

Unemployment services, Veteran services, temporary assistance for needy families

#2 Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Visit the Department of Workforce Services website for current hours

Disability Rights Arkansas, Inc.

Protects and advocates for the civil and legal rights of people with disabilities in Arkansas.

Little Rock: 501-296-1775

Toll-free: 1-800-482-1174

400 W. Capitol Ave. #1200
Little Rock, AR 72201
Visit the Disability Rights Arkansas website for current hours

Dorcas House

Housing and counseling services to women and children who are victims of domestic violence or struggling with addiction

501-374-4022, Ext. 3
823 S. Park St.
Little Rock, AR 72202
Visit the Dorcas House website for current hours

Faculty Guide to Supporting Student Mental Health

This guide will walk you through straightforward—but significant—steps you can take to support struggling students

Visit the Guide PDF

Goodwill Industries of Little Rock

Provides education, training, and employment services, including a high school for adults

501-372-5100 7400 Scott Hamilton Drive
Suite 50
Little Rock, AR 72209
Visit the Goodwill website for current hours


Grief recovery support group

Local: 1-800-395-5755
Intl: 1-919-562-2112
Various locations in Little Rock Visit the GriefShare website for meeting times

Helping Hand of Little Rock

Food pantry, thrift shop, limited emergency financial assistance

501-372-4388 1601 Marshall St.
Little Rock, AR 72216
Food Pantry: Mon.–Thurs. 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Thrift Shop: Mon. –Thurs. 9 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Little Rock Housing Authority

Resources on public housing and the Housing Choice Voucher Program for low-income families

100 S. Arch St.
Little Rock, AR 72201
Visit the Little Rock Housing Authority website for current hours

Lucie’s Place

Assisting homeless LGBTQ young adults in Central Arkansas

307 W. 7th St.
Little Rock, AR 72201
Visit the Lucie’s Place website for current hours

National Alliance on Mental Illness – Arkansas

Supports people living with mental illness

1012 Autumn Road
Suite 1
Little Rock, AR 72211
Visit the National Alliance on Mental Illness website for current hours

National Sexual Assault Hotline

24/7 confidential hotline for support and resources for victims of sexual assault

1-800-656-4673 Online 24/7

Oak Forest United Methodist Food Pantry

Food pantry for residents of Pulaski County

2415 Fair Park Blvd.
Little Rock, AR 72204
1st & 3rd Thursdays from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Our House

Offers services to families who are homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless

302 E. Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72206
Visit the Our House website for current hours

Visit the Community resources website

Rape Crisis Program

24-hour Rape Crisis Hotline: Hospital advocacy, Support Groups, Crisis Hotline, Court Accompaniment

Center for Healing Hearts and Spirits
2416 South Chester
Little Rock, AR 72206

Recovery Centers Of Arkansas

Community-based provider of services for substance abuse and related disorders.


Various locations Visit the Recovery Centers Of Arkansas website for current hours

Rock Region Metro

UA Little Rock employees and students can ride for free, using the Trojans U-Pass.

901 Maple St.
North Little Rock, AR 72114
Visit the Rock Region Metro website for current hours

Salvation Army

Provides assistance with utility bills when funds are available

501-374-9296 1111 W. Markham
Little Rock, AR 72201
Monday–Friday: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Shepherd’s Hope Neighborhood Health Center

Free medical services to those without insurance

501-614-9523 2404 S. Tyler St.
Little Rock, AR 72204
By appointment only

St. Francis House

Provides Social Services on a need basis in response to emergency situations for non-veterans, as well as Supportive Services for Veterans and their families.

2701 S. Elm
Little Rock, AR 72204
Visit the St. Francis House website for current hours and for additional program information.

Suicide Hotline

24/7 hotline operated by trained counselors.

1-800-273-8255 Online 24/7

UAMS 12th Street Health and Wellness Center

A student-led, free health and wellness center

4010 W. 12th St.
Little Rock, AR 72204
Visit the 12th Street Health and Wellness Center website for current hours and appointments


Provides access to food and clothing, utility assistance, transportation, job guidance, and more

501-378-0176 3701 Springer Blvd.
Little Rock, AR 72206
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Women and Children First

24/7 hotline, emergency housing services, support groups, assistance with employment, medical services, legal services, and transportation

General: 501-376-3219
Hotline: 800-332-4443
Location confidential 24/7