About TimelyCare

VCU students have FREE, 24/7 access to virtual care services with TimelyCare — the virtual health and well-being platform from TimelyMD, designed for college students. Students do not need insurance to access TimelyCare services. Download the app for easy access.  Go to timelycare.com/vcu or download the TimelyCare app to access care.

As part of VCU’s partnership with TimelyMD, students have access to services in TimelyCare, including:

TalkNow: 24/7, on-demand, crisis support which will connect students to a mental health professional to talk about anything at any time. Students can connect to TalkNow within minutes to discuss any level of concern, from conflicts with roommates to more serious mental health crises.

Scheduled Counseling: Up to 12 scheduled telehealth counseling visits annually with a licensed mental health provider, either in Virginia or the rest of the United States. Choose the day, time, and mental health provider that best works for you.

Scheduled virtual appointment(s) with a certified health coach to talk about nutrition, sleep habits, time management, and mindfulness and/or goal setting to enhance health and well-being. 

Self-Care Content: Visit the “Explore” page within TimelyCare for guided self-care content, including yoga and meditation sessions, as well as group conversations with our providers on a variety of health and well-being topics.

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