Health and Wellness

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Health and Wellness

Your physical, emotional, and mental health play an important role in college success. Find resources to help you stay healthy here.

If you cannot find what you need, or want assistance connecting with any of the sites listed, please contact the resource navigator, in the Student Life Office, at

Primary Care

IU Health Resources

Healthy IU
Information about programs and services, health screenings, wellness resources, work and life.

IU Virtual Visits

Health Clinics

Ascension St. Vincent Kokomo

Community Howard Regional Health

Howard County Health Department

Indiana Health Services

Urgent Care/Walk-In Clinics

Ascension St. Vincent Urgent Care

CVS Minute Clinic


Reproductive Health Care

(exams, birth control, pregnancy resources, STD testing, etc.)

Ascension St. Vincent Clinic of Hope

206 S. Union St., Kokomo. 765-4673 for an appointment
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Birthright of Kokomo

3712 Southlea Drive, Kokomo. 800-550-4900

Indiana OB navigator program and reproductive resources

Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky, Inc.

964 Mezzanine Drive, Lafayette. 765-446-8078
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Pregnancy Resource Center

202-1/2 Lincoln Road, Kokomo. 765-455-5566
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday

Dental Care

Project Access
Doctor-donated care for those at 200 percent of the federal poverty level without insurance (e.g. a single-person household making less than $2,082 per month).

Indiana Health Centers

Mental Health

IUK Office of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) 
Kelley Student Center, Room 210
Contact:  Beth Barnett, director of CAPS, 765-455-9553

Free to all IU Kokomo students.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Hotline: 800-662-4357

The National Grad Crisis Line
1-877-GRAD.HLP (1-877-472-3457)

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Contact: call 866-331-9474 or text loveis to 22522

Mental health resources created by and for Black people.

The Steve Fund
The Steve Fund is the nation’s only organization focused on supporting the mental health and emotional well-being of young people of color.

Alcohol and Substance Use Support and Treatment

IU Kokomo Office of Counseling and Psychological Services
Kelley Student Center, Room 210
Contact:  Beth Barnett, director of CAPS, 765-455-9553

Free to all IU Kokomo students.

Online treatment locators
Find mental health and substance abuse services by zip code.

Gilead House
406 E. Sycamore St., Kokomo. 765-865-9427.

Free services for men, women, and their children, recovering from drug or alcohol addictions.

Fairbanks Alcohol and Drug Treatment
Call 1-800-225-4673 for more information and assistance.

Indiana Addictions Hotline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357) or TTY: 1-800-487-4889.

Additional Wellness Resources

Nurse Family Partnership for New Families
Nurse-Family Partnership works by having specially trained nurses regularly visit young, first-time moms-to-be, starting early in the pregnancy, and continuing through the child’s second birthday. 

Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP) information and application
For information, or to find out if you are eligible for coverage through the Healthy Indiana Plan, call 1-877-GET-HIP9 (1-877-438-4479). Also, IU Kokomo’s resource navigator can help you make an appointment with an insurance enrollment specialist, who can provide assistance. Contact or 765-455-9353.