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Student Center Programs and...
Health and Wellness Programs
Ely Center 103
Student 1: Hey! Welcome to the Student Center. We’re here at the Health and Wellness Programs, as well as Peer Health Advocates, here, in Ely 103.
Christine: I’m Christine Gannon, I’m the director of the Health and Wellness Programs, HWP for short. We work to help improve the health of students through empowerment so they can make informed decisions that align with their values and beliefs.
Student 1: PHAs share various educational messages through bulletin boards and bathroom tips each month, which you can come and take a look at.
Shows three students at a booth on HIV with condoms.
Student 4: We are Peer Health Advocates, and we help develop, plan, and display different Health and Wellness Programs that include alcohol and drugs
Shows two different students teaching a class on alcohol, drugs and ways to party safe.
Christine: Health and Wellness Programs wants to address 6 components of health: physical, emotional, mental, social, environmental, and spiritual. We hope to help students become more successful as they become a part of Gallaudet.
*various signs on screen at the same time*
Student 4: Want more information about Health and Wellness Programs or Peer Health Advocates? Come to Ely 103!
Christine: You can contact us at email@example.com or at our Facebook page, Gallaudet University Health and Wellness Programs to see what we offer
Student 1: Come make Health and Wellness Programs part of your college experiences!
Health and Wellness Programs seek to enhance the well-being of Gallaudet University students by empowering them to make informed health and lifestyle choices in accordance with their own values and belief systems. By supporting students on behavior and lifestyle change via the dimensions of wellness-physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, social, and environmental-HWP helps students become more successful members of the academic community.
AlcoholEDU and sexual assault prevention courses are required for new and transfer students.
A collection of health resource videos
These links can help you in learning more about various health topics.
The GU Food Pantry is open to students who need help with food, toiletries, and other miscellaneous items.
Student Health Ambassador (SHA)
COVID Prevention Services Specialist
PHA - Graduate
FWS - PHA
Prevention Education Coordinator
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