Bringing Free Health Services and Resources to Our Campus Community

In a world where health and wellness have taken center stage, CSM continues to support its campus community. As we enter Spring 2024, the college’s Wellness Center is gearing up to host its highly anticipated Health Fair, a day dedicated to promoting physical and mental well-being among students, faculty, staff, and the San Mateo County community. The Spring 2024 Health Fair is on Wednesday, March 20, from 10 am to 2 pm in CSM College Center Building 10, Bayview Dining Room. 

Emily Barrick, CSM’s Director of the Wellness Center, is excited about the upcoming event. “Our mission at CSM is to ensure that our community has access to the resources they need to lead healthy, balanced lives. The Spring 2024 Health Fair embodies that commitment,” she says.

A Hub of Wellness Services

The Wellness Center at CSM is renowned for its comprehensive range of free health services and mental health resources. Throughout the year, it supports students and employees, promoting physical, mental, and emotional well-being with a robust array of health services and personal counseling.

At the Spring 2024 Health Fair, the Wellness Center will collaborate with vendors and community partners to provide various services. Attendees can look forward to:

    • Free Dental Screenings: Good oral health is essential for overall well-being, and licensed dental professionals will be on hand to provide free screenings.
    • Free Blood Pressure and Vital Check-ups: Monitoring your health has never been more convenient. Stop by for a quick check-up and gain valuable insights into your well-being.
    • Nursing Department’s Expertise: Our nursing department will be present to share additional health resources and answer questions. They play a pivotal role in keeping our community healthy year-round.
    • SparkPoint: Will share available basic needs resources for CSM students and the community.
    • And so many more!

Community, Care, and Collaboration

The Spring 2024 Health Fair is not just an event; it’s a testament to the community spirit at CSM. It brings together students, faculty, staff, and local partners in a shared commitment to health and wellness.

“Our goal is to create an environment where everyone feels supported and empowered to take charge of their health,” Barrick emphasizes. “We believe that by fostering a culture of well-being, we can help our community members thrive academically and personally.”

As we anticipate the arrival of spring, mark your calendars for the Spring 2024 Health Fair on Wednesday, March 20. It’s a day to prioritize your health, engage with valuable resources, and celebrate the collective commitment to well-being that defines CSM.