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Campus Support Services for Student With Terminally Ill Parent

Question: Hello, and thank you for this wonderful resource! I would like to know if you could speak about ways to assess (i.e., questions to ask) a college's behavioral health resources for students. My husband is terminally ill. We know he may get worse while our daughter is in college. I want to ask questions to try to ascertain how much support she may receive and how flexible school policies are if she has a bad semester. Thank you again.

I'm so sorry to hear about your husband's illness. The college search and application process is stressful enough without this added burden.

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