Health and Wellness

At Lawson State, we care about your physical and mental well-being. If you're hurt, sick, or having a bad day, we're here to support you until you're back to feeling your best. Visit us for help finding medical care, counseling, and information about your healthcare concerns and overall wellness.

Stay healthy. Stay happy.

Our Services

There are preventive measures to help you keep feeling your best. Visit, email, or call us for more information and check out these resources to learn more.
The clothing closet is set up for students to obtain clothing for professional events,  job interviews, and more.

Please complete this form to request service. 

The Cougar Pantry has food items, personal items, school supplies, and bedding. 

Locations: Bessemer Campus, Building A, Room 177, Call 205-929-2072.

Birmingham Campus, A. G. GASTON Building, Room 117, Call 205 929-2099.

Tuesday - Thursday, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Saturday by appointment only.

(Closed: Monday, Friday, and Sunday)


Bessemer Campus
Building A
Room 183
1100 Ninth Ave SW
Bessemer, AL 35022

Birmingham Campus
Academic Success Center
Second Floor
Counseling Department
3060 Wilson Rd SW
Birmingham, AL 35221


8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.


Counseling Department Phone
(205) 929-3419
(205) 929-6396

In case of a medical emergency, dial 911 and contact Campus Police at (205) 925-3587. All expenses incurred for care beyond that provided by Lawson State Community College are the student's responsibility.