The program has a designated lounge in located on campus in Fort Awesome Room 138 for participants and allies to enjoy a range of safe and substance-free social opportunities, arts, educational events, workshops and connections.

Hours that program is open are:

       Tuesday: 9:00am-11:00am drop in hours   
       Thursday: 12:00-2:00pm drop in hours
       Thursdays: 8:00pm - 12:00am
       Fridays: 7:00pm - 1:00am
       Saturdays: 7:00pm -1:00am
       Sundays: 7:00pm - 12:00am

The program  will serve a point of contact for Purchase students seeking a substance free community and place to hang out. The space is staffed by six student worker Wellness Peer Mentors whose aim is to model and support Purchase students in this peer led substance free community space. We want to enhance student’s wellness and help facilitate their pursuit of personal and academic goals.

What the program Offers Students:

  • Peer support
  • On campus support group meetings (see below)
  • Substance free social events
  • Paid student worker positions
  • A safe place to hang out on campus
  • Wellness related workshops
  • Service opportunities
  • Leadership and professional development
  • Graduation dinner