Social Services and Nutrition Updates

Services Available

Brief counseling model has been adjusted to meet the immediate needs of students and to preserve the health of students and staff.

All initial visits with counselors are by phone or video. 

New to Social Services? - Students who need support and do not have an assigned counselor should leave a voicemail at (510) 642-6074 to schedule a phone or video appointment.

Follow Up Appointments - Students who have scheduled follow-up appointments should check their secure messages for updates from their counselor.  

If you have questions or want to submit documentation regarding medical withdrawal email socsrvs@uhs.berkeley.edu(link sends e-mail) or call (510) 642-6074.

Regular nutrition appointments are being held by phone or video. To schedule an appointment leave a voicemail at (510) 642-6074.

Students with urgent needs should call CAPS (510) 642-9494 to speak with a counselor.

Suspended Services and Events

Our satellite office at the University Village will be closed until further notice. If you are an established client you can directly contact your counselors Zenaida Hernandez at (510) 520-7031 and Jason Straussman (510) 561-8199. If you are a new client please call our front office at (510) 642-6074.

Food demonstrations and all other events are canceled.