Health and Wellness
To empower students to strive for balance and wellness. "Wellness" is an active, ongoing process which involves becoming aware of and taking steps toward a healthier, happier, more successful life. Below are resources that can help you stay healthy and well.
Program provided in partnership with New Directions
ProtoCall is a student crisis line where Ohio State students can speak to a licensed clinician by phone 24 hours/day and 7 days/week. The information is then shared with Tessa Bianchi who can follow up on the next business day.
- Students call 614-292-5766 (after 8 p.m. Monday to Thursday, Saturday and Sunday and after 5 p.m. on Friday)
- Choose #2
- Identify the campus
- Student must make the call not a parent
Avita Urgent Care
The Avita Walk-In Clinic operates similar to an urgent care and no appointment is necessary. The Avita Ontario Walk-In Clinic is open Monday through Sunday from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm. The Walk-In Clinic is located at 2003 W. 4th St. Suite 130, around back of the building. Avita also offers a pick up and drop off service from 10 am-5:30 pm, Monday-Friday, for students without transportation. Students can call 419-295-3084 for transportation.
Drug & Alcohol Education