Health

Address the inequities and intersections between health, care, and wellness.

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Service Groups

American Red Cross

The Princeton chapter of the American Red Cross coordinates and runs blood drives for the Red Cross several times throughout the year.

Ascend Hospice

This Student Volunteers Council project is not active for Fall 2020.

Best Buddies

Best Buddies is an international nonprofit organization that aims to bring people with and without intellectual disabilities together to form friendships and have fun.

Camp Kesem Princeton

Camp Kesem is a nationwide community, driven by passionate college student leaders, that supports children through and beyond their parent’s cancer.

CONTACT Princeton

CONTACT is a Student Volunteers Council service project whose volunteers answer phone calls for a local crisis hotline and the national suicide hotline.

Creative Minds

This Student Volunteers Council project is not active for Fall 2020.

Finding The Match

Finding the Match is a campus chapter of Be the Match, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping blood cancer patients receive life-saving transplants.

Health In Princeton Schools

Health in Princeton Schools (HIPS) is a Pace Center weekly volunteer project that seeks to increase health awareness in local elementary schools by recruiting Princeton University undergraduates to serve as young, relatable role models and mentors.

Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness Program

The Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness Program (KDSAP) is a student-run organization that provides free kidney health screenings and health education to local communities. As part of a national movement, the Princeton KDSAP chapter seeks to provide students with the opportunity of directly helping diverse populations in the local area.

Letters to Strangers

Letters to Strangers (L2S) is a global youth-run organization seeking to destigmatize mental illness and increase access to affordable, quality treatment. At the Princeton chapter, we aim to do this through anonymous letter-writing exchanges and political/research advocacy.

Meals On Wheels

This Student Volunteers Council project is not active for Fall 2020. 

Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center

This Student Volunteers Council project is not active for Fall 2020.

Princeton Disability Awareness

Information about Princeton Disability Awareness is coming soon.

Princeton First Aid and Rescue Squad

This Student Volunteers Council project is not active for Fall 2020.

Princeton for Health Literacy and Equity

Princeton for Health Literacy and Equity advocates for undocumented immigrant and refugee populations and raises awareness of key health issues in Princeton students

Princeton Partners in Health Engage

Partners in Health (PIH) Engage aims to build the right to health movement by growing and amplifying PIH's mission, as a global health organization, worldwide.

Princeton Students for Reproductive Justice

Princeton Students for Reproductive Justice (PSRJ) exists to educate the university community about reproductive health and rights, to translate increased awareness into pro-choice activism on campus, and to serve as a coalition partner to state, national, and international reproductive rights efforts.

Princeton University Girl Up

Princeton Girl Up serves girls in both the surrounding community through fairs and school presentations, as well as girls internationally through donations.

Special Olympics Rowing

We are a Student Volunteers Council (SVC) service project and Special Olympic program that serves adults with disabilities in the Princeton area. We train adult athletes in boats and on indoor rowing machines during a normal school year, and there is a large end of the year competition that we all compete in during the month of March.

Special Olympics Skating

This Student Volunteers Council project is not active for Fall 2020.

Special Olympics Swimming

This Student Volunteers Council project is not active for Fall 2020. 

Students for Sensible Drug Policy

Princeton Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) aims to spark dialogue surrounding drugs and drug policy both on campus and on a national level.

Uplifting Athletes

Information about Uplifting Athletes coming soon.

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