Alcohol/Drug Abuse

SHC’s Health Promotion and Wellness Department offers a number of workshops and awareness programs about alcohol, drugs and related issues. Many of the programs are interactive and excellent for groups. Call 348-3878 for more information.

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Collegiate Recovery Community

SHC also offers a program for enrolled students with six months or more of sobriety. This is not a treatment program, but rather a support program for students in recovery. For more information on what a Collegiate Recovery Community is and what it offers, please go to their website at

Red Watch Band

The Department of Health Promotion and Wellness at the Student Health Center encourages students to take an active role in enhancing the safety of the campus community through participation in the Red Watch Band training. 

The mission of the Red Watch Band program, developed by Stonybrook University, is to provide members of the campus community with the knowledge and skills to identify and effectively intervene in alcohol-related medical emergencies.

Training will include how to:

  • Summon professional help
  • Respond to alcohol emergencies effectively
  • CPR certification
  • Promote culture of responsibility on campus
To learn about upcoming training sessions contact



Substance Abuse

Other Drugs