Peer Health Educators

map of peer health educator group

Active Minds

Active Minds is a student organization for mental health awareness and advocacy, maintaining supportive peer outlets for students, and raising awareness through fun events and programs -- such as the annual pre-finals petting zoo.

Find them on Facebook: WC Active Minds


ADEPT (Alcohol and Drug Education Peer Team)

ADEPT is a student organization whose mission is to provide education and outreach in the area of substance use.  We define substance use as the consumption or ingestion of alcohol and other drugs. We employ evidence based strategies including harm reduction to reduce student substance use that endangers health, causes distress, or gets in the way of daily living. Contact:  Anna Ehrlich 


Balance Health Educators (BHEs)

The Balance Health Educators is a student organization whose goal is to promote health and wellness at Wellesley College. The BHEs emphasize the importance of living a balanced lifestyle through programming focusing mainly on sleep, nutrition, exercise, stress resiliency, and alcohol education.

Contact: Brenda Nguyen

Find them on Facebook: Wellesley College BHEs


Sexual Assault Awareness for Everyone (SAAFE)

Sexual Assault Awareness for Everyone is a student organization that provides peer education and support to the Wellesley community through crisis intervention and the prevention of violence and sexual assault.

Contact: Emily Boyk 
Find them on Facebook: Wellesley College SAAFE


Sexual Health Educators (SHEs)

The Sexual Health Educators is a student organization that provides sexual health education, on and off-campus resources, as well as support for Wellesley students through events such as SHEopardy in the residence halls, Sex Carnival, campus lectures, and Sex Positivity Week.

Contact: Rose Whitlock

Find them on: 
Twitter: @WellesleySHEs
Facebook: Wellesley College Sexual Health Educators 
Instagram: WellesleySHEs