The application period has now closed. The application was open to any eligible CCC student from April 30th, 2019 through May 24th, 2019. Students will be notified of their acceptance in June 2019.
The California Community Colleges Health & Wellness is pleased to support the second cohort of California community college students to serve as Student Wellness Ambassadors for the 2019-2020 academic school year.
In coordination with staff advisors, Wellness Ambassadors learn about statewide mental health and wellness resources and provide peer outreach on their community college campus to connect students with resources and supports, raise mental health awareness, and reduce stigma.
Student Ambassadors will receive:
- An all-expenses paid trip to Sacramento for a comprehensive two-day training on August 14-15, 2019
- Continued online training throughout the year
- $1000 stipend
- $500 event planning fund
- Extensive professional development and learning opportunities
2019-20 Student Wellness Ambassadors Promotional Flyers available for download:
Contact Carly Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CCC Health & Wellness and the Student Wellness Ambassador Program is funded by the voter-approved Mental Health Services Act (Prop. 63) and is administered by the California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA) on behalf of California counties and cities.