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California State University, Long Beach
Health Resource Center, Student Health Services
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Get Involved!

HRC Table

There are two different ways to become involved with the Health Resource Center (HRC):

1) Wellness Warriors

2) Peer Educators

Wellness Warriors

Wellness Warriors are our outreach volunteers who represent the Student Health Services on campus.

Job duties include:

  • Attend trainings to learn about a variety of health topics in the HRC
  • Set up, conduct outreach and clean up tables, chairs, etc. for outreach events on campus
  • Promote the Student Health Services and all of our programs during events

What are we looking for?

  • Able to volunteer an average of 2 hours per week.
  • Minimum commitment of one semester.
  • Excellent verbal skills
  • Professional and responsible
  • Comfortable talking to students, staff and faculty about our programs and health education topics
  • Comfortable talking about topics important to college students (e.g., alcohol and drug use/abuse, sexual health, tobacco use/abuse, sexual assault, etc.)
  • Comfortable conducting condom demonstrations

If you are interested, please submit the following package to

  1. Cover letter stating your interest and intentions
  2. Resume

Peer Educators

We have a core group of internal peer educators who will work in the Health Resource Center. This is for interns, volunteers and paid student assistants.

What we are looking for:

  • Must be able to work a minimum of 12 hours per week (maximum of 20 hours/week).
  • Must commit to a minimum of one full semester regardless of required internship hours.
  • Confident speaking in front of your peers.
  • Comfortable talking about topics important to college students (e.g., alcohol and drug use/abuse, tobacco use/abuse, sexual health, etc.).
  • Professional, responsible, self-motivated, and mature.
  • Open-minded and nonjudgmental (about race, religion, sexual orientation, health choices, etc.).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Capable of working independently and in team environments.
  • Passionate about health promotion, public health, and wellness.
  • Capable of being absolutely confidential about other people's private medical affairs.

Job Duties include:

  • Attending trainings and meetings.
  • Teaching workshops for CSULB students on sexual health, stress reduction, drugs, alcohol, sexual misconduct, bystander intervention methods, campus wellness services, etc.
  • Implementing outreach events on campus to increase awareness about different health topics (includes tabling, walking, carrying items and talking to students).
  • Training Wellness Warriors to conduct outreach events on campus.
  • Assisting health educators and supervisors with special projects.
  • Writing articles for website and blog, and engaging in our social media.
  • Scheduling appointments for patients, answering phones and providing information about our programs and services to students.
  • All training provided!


If you are interested, please submit the following to

  1. Cover letter (include what qualifies you, how you will contribute, etc.)
  2. Current resume
  3. Writing sample (choose a paper you have written that you are proud to submit).

For more information, call Heidi Girling at (562) 985-7182 or visit our website at: