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Peer Health

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Peer Health is a student-run organization at Williams College that provides promotes the everyday health of Williams community with information about health and sexualitystudents. Our mission is to make students happier and healthier. Some annual events that Peer Health puts on include Kindness Week, Love Your Body Week, and library snacks during reading periods. We meet every Wednesday Tuesday at 7PM in Paresky 212. Feel free to come by anytime!
Peer Health also offers a free, confidential Call-In/Walk-In (CIWI) service every Sunday-Thursday 7-10PM provides FREE health supplies in our office, upstairs Paresky 212. Our peer counselors are trained in topics such as eating disorders, drugs and alcoholincluding condoms, tampons, pads, tissues, sexual assaultEmergen-C, women's and men's healthlotion, sex and sexualitylube, pregnancy optionssleep masks, sexually transmitted diseasescandy, and stress. Counselors are also trained in active listeningballs, and are there for you to vent to even if it's not a serious issue. It's more! Peer Health also a great way to figure out what resources are available if you're struggling in a classsells brand-name condoms such as Trojan Ultra-Thin, or not fitting in with your entryRibbed, or worried your friend may have an eating disorder. We offer CIWI training in the fall semester and during Winter Study. If you are interested in being trained to work as a peer counselorEcstasy, please email <email>Peeretc 5 for $</email> or one of the Co-Chairs. Please note, you do NOT need to be trained as a peer counselor to be a member of Peer Health!
Peer Health also sells brandoffers a free, confidential Call-In/Walk-In (CIWI) service every Sunday-Thursday 7-name condoms 9PM in our office, Paresky 212. Our peer listeners are trained in topics such as Trojan Ultra-Thineating disorders, Ribbeddrugs and alcohol, Ecstasysexual assault, etc. All brand-name condoms are 25 cents eachwomen's and men's health, or 5 for $1. In additionsex and sexuality, we offer free items like lubricantpregnancy options, internal condomssexually transmitted diseases, and Lifestyle condomsstress. We Peer Listeners are also have items like earplugs trained in active listening, and tea are there for free. You can get these items during our call-in/walk-in hours, Sunday-Thursday 7-10PMyou to vent to even if it's not a serious issue. Fall 2019 Board Members:
 Spring '16 Board Members:  May Congdon '17 —Lauren Fossel (mmc3lvf1) - ‘22: Social Media Co-ChairCordinator Johanna Wasserman '18 (jsw3) - Co-Chair Elizabeth Curtis '17 (efc2) - Secretary Angela Yeo '18 (say1) - Treasurer Olivia Clark '17 (oec1) - CIWI Co-Coordinator Kendall Leet-Otley '17 (kol1) - CIWI Co-Coordinator