(UPDATED: June 13, 2016 at 5 p.m.) Seminole State College will continue to provide counseling support to students and employees who want to talk to someone following the Pulse tragedy.
Seminole State College student Luis S. Vielma, 22, is among those killed in the mass shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando this weekend. He was an Emergency Medical Services student and was enrolled in a CPR class this summer.
Seminole State continues to have counselors on the Sanford/Lake Mary, Altamonte Springs, and Oviedo Campuses during normal business hours on campus. Students at the Heathrow Campus should visit the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus.
Students can also call the Counseling hotline at 407.416.9976, and employees can call EAP at 1.800.272.7252 free, 24/7.
Other agencies such as the Heart of Florida United Way have also pledged ongoing emotional support, information and assistance through the 2-1-1 Information and Assistance Crisis Helpline. The 2-1-1 Information and Assistance Crisis Helpline is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, via phone, text, chat or email. Simply dial 2-1-1, text your zip code to 898-211, or visit the 2-1-1 website.