Peer advocate program enables students to help students

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ALTOONA, Pa. — Penn State Altoona's Health and Wellness Center is partnering with the Human Development and Family Studies degree program to offer a peer advocate program during the spring 2020 semester. Trained students will be serving as peer advocates to offer a supportive listening environment with drop-in hours.

Drop-in hours are as follows:

210 Eiche Library

  • Mondays from 1:15 to 3:15 p.m.
  • Tuesdays from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m.

109 Adler Athletic Complex

  • Thursdays from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Heidi Manfred at [email protected].