Students

Health Worker Program

Building a healthy Cal community since 1971.

The Health Worker Program (HWP) is a student volunteer peer health education program. It's dedicated to promoting healthy personal and residential community practices, including self-care, risk management and use of health care services. The program is coordinated by a full-time health educator at University Health Services - Health Promotion Unit. Health Workers work individually and as part of a HWP team under this Coordinator and typically serve for 1-2 years in their residential community. The first residence halls Health Workers were placed in 1971.

Health Workers at Open House

Learn more about what your Health Worker does and find out who your Health Worker is and how you can get involved.

We are now accepting 2014-15 Health Worker applications. Please carefully review the Health Worker Role & Responsibilities before applying. You might also want to talk with your current Health Worker.

For more information email hwpcoordinator@gmail.com or 510-643-9073.

Click here for the 2014-15 Health Worker Role and Responsibilities.

Click here for the 2014-15 Health Worker Application.

Applications are due April 9, 2014.

 

updated March 2014

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