Upcoming Events & Workshops
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Anyone and everyone is welcome to participate in our free workshops and events! Please note, RSVP may be recommended for some workshops. Check back often to see what we have coming up or follow @sfstatecares on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to stay up to date!
For disability and accessiblilty accommodations please contact us at email@example.com.
REQUEST A WORKSHOP: If you would like to request one of our workshops for your class or student org, please see our full list of offerings and submit a request form.
No upcoming events. Check back again near the start of the semester!
Ongoing Events & Workshops
Take time out of your busy scheduled to pet one of our visiting therapy animals!
Date & Time:
Therapy Dogs: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month from 12:00 - 1:00pm
Therapy Cats: One Wednesday per month from 12:00 - 1:00pm
Location: For locations, visit our Therapy Animals page or follow us on SF State Cares
Self-Care Stations are a pop-up that happens during any Therapy Dog Tuesday. Self-Care Stations are where students can learn and practice new self-care strategies. The self-care activities include: anti-stress coloring, tea time out, aromatherapy, practicing gratitude, painting rock, plus more!
Date & Time: Same time as the Therapy Dogs
Location: Same location as the Therapy Dogs
Tobacco Free Tuesday
Come to Tobacco Free Tuesdays to support those who are working towards living a smoke and tobacco free life. You can learn about on and off campus resources and ways to support a loved one in quitting. Share why you lead a smoke and tobacco free life, and your story may be featured on @sfstatecares.
Date & Time: Every Tuesday from 12:30 to 2:30pm
Location: Malcom X Plaza
Past Events and Workshops
Tea Time Out
Tea Time Out is a program that addresses the high levels of stress that exists within the SF State community by providing a space for students to take a time out and perform self care.
Date & Time: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00pm
Location: Health and Social Science Building (HSS), Room 322
Decolonizing Mental Health Workshop
This workshop will explore how a person's cultural history contributes to stigma in seeking support and the racial inequities in mental health. This workshop also acknowledges how colonial mentality inhibits a person of color to love themselves fully. Participants will be able to critically examine how mental health has been shaped in their lives and reflect on how they can heal.
Date & Time: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 from 10:00 - 11:00am
Location: Library, Room 286
Cigarette Butt Clean Up Day
Finish out the semester by helping out the environment by joining in on the Cigarette Butt Clean Up Day!
Date & Time: Friday, December 1st, 2017 from 12:30 - 2:00pm
Location: Malcom X Plaza
It's cuddling season! Stop by the big red Condom Caboose to stock up on safer sex supplies and info!
Date & Time: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 from 2:00 - 3:00pm
Location: The Quad
Great American Smokeout
San Francisco State University will be joined by other colleges throughout California that are hosting events during the third week of November in honor of the Great American Smokeout that began in 1976 with the American Cancer Society. This year, November 16th marks the offical day in which tobacco smokers are encouraged to quit for the day. Activites include:
How to Quit Smoking, Stress Free!
Date/Time: November 16th, 2017 from 10:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Student Health Services Conference Center
BREATHE Outreach Tabling
Date/Time: November 16th, 2017 from 12:00 to 2:00pm
Location: Malcom X Plaza
Sidewalk Talk: Free Listening!
You want to be heard? You talk! We Listen!
Sidewalk talk is a community listening project where volunteers offer to listen to anyone about anything! Sidewalk Talk's mission is to nurture human connection by teaching and practicing heart-centered listening in public spaces.
Date & Time: Thursday, November 9th, 2017 from 11:30am - 1:30pm
Location: 19th Avenue and Holloway Sidewalk
Eating During the Holidays Workshop
Want to enjoy your favorite holiday foods without the stress or overeating? This workshop takes an Intuitive Eating approach to eating during the holidays to help you savor without the guilt.
Date & Time: Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 from 12:10 - 1:00pm
Location: Student Health Services Conference Room
Turn Up! for Game Night at The MWC
Date & Time: Friday, November 3rd, 2017 from 7:00 - 9:00pm
Location: The Mashouf Wellness Center
Community Safety & Responsibility: Alcohol & Other Drugs
In this workshop you will learn how to look out for the people in your community by exploring what to do in an emergency, and how to refer a friend to on and off campus resources for alcohol and other drugs.
Date & Time: Wednesday, November 1st, 2017 from 1:30 - 3:30pm
Location: Library 121