Teen Health Educator Programs


BHS YellowJacket 

SHIFT is a peer education group composed of 13 Berkeley High School students who are trained on reproductive health topics such as anatomy, STIs, HIV, and birth control options.  They conduct health workshops for Berkeley High School students of all grade levels.

 tobacco prevention Tobacco Prevention Intern Group is a peer education group whose goal is to educate youth about smoking and secondhand smoke exposure, and the negative consequences of tobacco use.  The interns also participate in activities aimed at reducing youth access to tobacco, and assist Public Health Division staff in collaborating with school and community partners to advocate for policies which prevent and control tobacco use in Berkeley.  (Part of the Tobacco Prevention Program)

 

Who are the programs for:  Students of Berkeley High School and Berkeley Technology Academy (B-Tech) 

Cost for Services:  FREE 

Languages Spoken:  English

Contact:
Amber Davis
(510) 644-6965
or ADavis@cityofberkeley.info


Additional Information & Resources

Berkeley High School Health Center & B-Tech Health Center

Drug & Alcohol Prevention: www.drugabuse.gov 

Traffic Safety: www.ots.ca.gov