Events & Workshops

Everyone is welcome to participate in our free workshops and events! Please note, RSVP may be recommended for some workshops. For disability and accessibility accommodations please contact us at hpw@sfsu.edu.

Upcoming Events and Workshops

The HPW Condom Cart provides students with access to FREE safer sex supplies, such as condoms, lube, and dental dams!

 

Date: Nov. 28th, 1 PM - 2 PM

Location: In Front of City Eats Dining Center

 

We welcome persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. For questions or to request reasonable accommodations, please email Taylor Davies at tdavies1@sfsu.edu

Self-Care Station pop up highlights that self-care is not a luxury, but a way to check in with oneself and promote positive mental health. Learn various self-care strategies including self-reflection, practicing gratitude, engaging our different senses (i.e. aromatherapy) and accessing campus resources.

Date: Nov. 29th, 10 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Near J. Paul Leonard Library and the SF State Quad

 

We welcome persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. Please contact Vincent Lam at vlam@sfsu.edu as soon as possible so your request may be reviewed.

Join us for an informal in-person workshop at the Health Promotion and Wellness office where we will provide insight on what CalFresh is, what makes you eligible for CalFresh benefits, and how you can apply! We will be offering application assistance for those interested. A delicious lunch will be provided for everyone who attends, so come and relax with us by playing a fun game of CalFresh themed bingo.

 

The first three people to reach bingo will win a $20 gift card to Amazon! Participants who complete our End of Workshop survey will also be entered in a raffle to win an Instant Pot Pressure Cooker! There is a limited number of spots, RSVP now!

 

Date: Tuesday, Nov. 29th

Time: 12 pm - 1 pm

Location: Health Promotion and Wellness Office, Sun Room, 750 Font Blvd #5000

 

RSVP: bit.ly/CFBingo22

 

We welcome persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. If you would like reasonable accommodations, please contact Diana Cardenas at dycardenas@sfsu.edu. Must be a currently enrolled SFSU student to receive the prizes.

Visit the mobile testing van parked in front of the Student Services Building for free STI testing, brought to you by Health Promotion & Wellness and the UCSF Alliance Health Project

It is recommended students wear a mask when inside the van or interacting with AHP or HPW staff

 

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 30th

Time: 12 PM - 3 PM

Location: Outside of Student Services Building

 

We welcome persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. For questions or to request reasonable accommodations, please email Taylor Davies at tdavies1@sfsu.edu

Join an info session to learn more about our student volunteer program. Please sign up for our virtual info session and visit our website for more information.

 

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 30th

Time: 1 PM - 1:30 PM

Virtual Info Session - RSVP at bit.ly/HPWVAP1

 

We welcome persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. For questions or to request reasonable accommodations, please email Kim Nguyen at kimn@sfsu.edu

Join the Substance Use Health Education Team at Sip & Tell for a holiday mocktail recipe and mental health check-in discussion! Learn about the stress and anxiety college students face around the holidays and safe ways to cope.

 

Date: Thursday, Dec. 1st

Time: 6 PM - 7 PM

Location: Zoom

 

We welcome persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. Please contact Elizabeth Gandara at egandara@sfsu.edu with questions or concerns as soon as possible.

Join an info session to learn more about our student volunteer program. Please sign up for our virtual info session and visit our website for more information.

 

Date: Tuesday, Dec. 6th 

Time: 11 AM - 11:30 AM 

Virtual Info Session - RSVP at bit.ly/HPWVAP2

 

We welcome persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. For questions or to request reasonable accommodations, please email Kim Nguyen at kimn@sfsu.edu

The Wags for Wellness program aims to build community through stress relief activities and raise awareness of mental health and wellness resources on campus. Studies show animals can help relieve anxiety, and just petting a dog or cat can lower your blood pressure. We hope you will come out to pet one of our visiting therapy animals! Therapy Animals are certified assisted therapy animals from the SF SPCA.

All participants must follow SF State and SF SPCA COVID-19 health and safety guidelines. In the event of rain, the event will be canceled for the day. Please be sure to check our HPW website and social media for important announcements.

 

Date: Thursday, Dec. 8th 

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Near J. Paul Leonard Library

 

We welcome persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. Please contact Vincent Lam at vlam@sfsu.edu as soon as possible so your request may be reviewed.

Weekly Programs
 

Do you have any questions about CalFresh? Interested in learning if you may be eligible for monthly grocery benefits? Book an appointment with a CalFresh Navigator to find out more information and apply. We can help gather documents, discuss student exemptions, walk you through the application and help with any post application questions!

 

Mondays 10 am - 12pm

Tuesdays 9 am - 11am, 1 pm - 2pm

Wednesdays 2 pm - 3pm

Thursdays 11 am - 12pm

Friday 2 pm - 3pm

Our Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Danielle Lundstrom, is available for free private appointments. Visit our Nutrition Clinic page for more information.

Clinic Hours:

  • Tuesdays: 8 am- 12 pm
  • Wednesdays 1- 5 pm

Location: Virtual appointments

HPW offers free in-person grab-and-go wellness resources and kits. This includes safer sex supplies, menstrual supplies, Food+Shelter+Success personal care and laundry kits, sleep kits, self-care kits, art kits, and more! Stop by during open hours.

Date & Time

Mondays- Thursday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Fridays from 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Location: Health Promotion & Wellness office

** Gator Groceries will be closed November 21st - November 25th. Please visit Gator Groceries when service returns on November 30th **

 

Stop by AS Gator Groceries and pick up a box of free groceries! 

For most up to date information and to find out what the pantry is giving out this week, follow @as_marketandpantry_sfsu on Instagram.

Gator Groceries Date & Time: 

Date & Time:

  • Wednesdays & Thursdays from 1-5pm (reservations only)
  • Fridays 12-2pm (walk in, no reservations needed)

Location: Cesar Chavez Student Center Rec and Dining Level (bottom floor)

Contact: foodpantry@asi.sfsu.edu if you have any questions

Free Food in Your Area

To find free food in your area visit your local food bank or enter your zip code in the foodfinder.