Ambassador Program

Student Ambassadors running a self care station

HPW's Ambassador Program is a volunteer program that provides opportunities for SF State students to be peer health leaders with a minimum of 4 hours per month for one semester.

Can't get enough of the HPW Ambassador Program, but want more of a leadership role?

Join HPW's Lead Ambassador program! Students will volunteer a minimum of 8 hours per month for one semester, plan and manage program activities with a health educator and train new Ambassadors.

Ambassadors and Lead Ambassadors work on HPW projects and events for the following program areas:

  • Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
  • Basic Needs
  • Men’s Health
  • Mental Health
  • Nutrition
  • Sexual Health
  • Sexual Violence Prevention

     

    What you'll get out of it:

    • Resume building
    • Health Promotion & Wellness Ambassador Certification
    • Volunteer hours
    • Becoming a campus leader

    Examples of types of activities ambassadors would do:

    • Assisting with Therapy Dog Tuesday
    • Conducting outreach at events for HPW – engaging students in conversations, games, etc.
    • Taking the Condom Caboose out to students
    • Conducting outreach at the Farmer’s Market
    • Assisting with the AS Food Pantry

    Prerequisites for joining: 

    • SF State student
    • Attend one mandatory training prior to the start of the semester
    • Previous Ambassador (only for Lead Ambassador positions)

    Upcoming Information Sessions:

    Information Session #1
    Date & Time: 
    Friday, April 5 from 11- 12 PM
    Location: HPW Office

    Information Session #2
    Date & Time: 
    Tuesday, April 9 from 2-3 PM
    Location: HPW Office

    Information Session #3
    Date & Time: 
    Friday, April 19 from 10- 11 AM
    Location: HPW Office

    Information Session #4
    Date & Time: 
    Tuesday, April 23 from 3-4 PM
    Location: HPW Office