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Food Security Programs
CalFresh: Also known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), offers assitance to students to purchase nutritious foods at retail stores and farmers' markets.
UC Berkeley Food Pantry: An emergency relief food supply for all UC Berkeley students located in the basement of MLK Student Union (room 68).
Food Assistance Program: Offers additional funding for students experiencing food insecurity.
- The Bear Pantry: for low-income student parent families living in the University Village
- UHS Nutrition events: including free cooking demos and nutrition education sessions.
- Affordable nutritious recipes: Food Pantry Recipes & UHS Nutrition Team Recipes
- Nutrition Outreach Workers: a team of students dedicated to improving the nutrition and wellness of their peers.
- UHS Nutrition Page
- 7-Day Menu for Less Than $5 a Day
- Health Consequesnces of Undernourishment
UHS Staff Highlight: Colleen Hoehn, Registered Nurse
More on Sexually Transmitted Infections
Be congnisant on how sexually transmitted infections can impact your life and others around you. Symptoms vary by infection and can stem from viruses, bacteria, and other agents. Here are some good places to start learning:
- Getting Tested at the Tang Center: uhs.berkeley.edu/sexual-health-testing
- About Sexual Health and Sexuality: uhs.berkeley.edu/sexuality
- The Sexual Health Education Program: uhs.berkeley.edu/shep
Information for the STI Transmission Chart was taken from bit.ly/2zwHBnA
This #HealthWorkerTip was taken from uhs.berkeley.edu/news/wellness-updates-uhs-health-workers check this page for new tips every Tuesday and at the start of every month!
Take a break from Midterms at the REST Zones!
September 2018 Calendar of Events
Pet Hugs September 2018
Blog Post: "Welcome Back from the UHS Nutrition Team"
Tang Center Open House 2018
TB & Immunization Fairs at the Tang Center
For more information about the TB & Immunization requirements, visit uhs.berkeley.edu/requirements
For more information about the TB & Immunization fairs, visit uhs.berkeley.edu/news/upcoming-tb-immunizations-fairs
Become a Health Worker!
TB & Immunization fairs at the Tang Center from 9am-3:30pm on Mon. 8/13, Tues. 8/14, Tues 8/21, and Thurs. 8/23. Fulfill your TB screening and immunization requirements and start your time at school without a hitch!
Treat Your Health Campaign
On #DenimDay, the Tang Center wears denim in solidarity with all survivors of sexual assault. #SAAM
Post from 4/25/18
Treat Your Health Campaign
Health Worker Tip - Hydration Huddle
Stop by the PartySafe Hydration Huddle at the Northwest corner of Piedmont and Durant on Cal Day this Saturday, 1-4pm for free water, swag and party tips!
Post from 4/18/18
Health Worker Tip - CalFresh Clinics
Health Worker Tip - Nutrition Events
Be Well Monthly Buzz
Post from 3/15/18
Tips for eating healthy with a busy schedule
Health Worker Tip - Eating on a Budget
Counseling and Psychological Services
Meet the Nutrition Outreach Workers
Post from 2/23/18
Back row: Katie, Nikki S, Elia, Alexsys
Front row: Nikki C, Lucy, Kim, Monica
Top (left to right): Alexsys, Elia, Katie, Kim
Bottom (left to right): Lucy, Monica, Nikki C, Nikki S
National Condom Week
Health Worker Tip - Sexual Health
Prioritize your sexual health through testing and education, communicating with your partner, practicing safe sex, defining your personal boundaries, and respecting yourself and others! See Sexual Health Education Program's resources.
Post from 2/14/18
Health Worker Tip - Social Health
Social health is a key part of overall wellness! Building nurturing, supportive relationships reduces stress, leads to a healthier immune system & helps you concentrate~ Get some conversation tips.
Post from 1/31/18
Menstrual Supplies at SHIO office and Health Promotion
Visit the SHIO office on the third floor or Health Promotion on the second floor to grab free menstrual supplies.
Post from Sept 2017