Wellness CenterHealth Education and Prevention SpeakersThe SHS Health Educator is available to speak to student groups, residence halls and classes on health and wellness topics. The SHS Wellness Center has brochures available on numerous health topics and has a condom distribution program. Call 850-599-3777 for more information. If you are requesting a program or materials please schedule well in advance of the requested date for the event.
Peer Educators ProgramPeer educators are students trained in health prevention and intervention programs. SAHSA (Students Against the Spread of HIV and AIDS) is and HIV and Hepatitis student peer education program. Participating students are trained in health promotion and outreach to help educate FAMU students to reduce their risk of HIV infection, substance abuse and exposure to Hepatitis B. Peer educators are available for classroom or residence hall presentation and to meet with student organizations. This grant funded program is supported by the Office of Student Counseling and Student Health Services.
Come join us!
Call 599-8617 if you are interested in being a peer educator.
Diabetes Education ClassIn collaboration with Tallahassee Memorial Hospital Diabetes Center, a Diabetes Education Class is offered free to students and staff with this chronic disease. You can meet with a certified diabetes educator and a dietician to learn more about how to manage your disease. The class meets every 3rd Thursday in the health center conference room. Please call 850-599-3777 to register.