Prevention & Education

About

The Prevention and Education Coordinator and Peer Educators are dedicated to providing education and prevention opportunities for all of us to help contribute to a safe, inclusive and healthy campus. The Prevention and Education Coordinator, along with the PEERs team, provides programming on the topics of Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) and Sexual Violence (SV). 

Our Goals

  • Develop education and prevention strategies to broaden the awareness of rape culture, and to decrease the incidence of sexual violence, including sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating or domestic violence, gender-based harassment or bullying, and stalking on UW-Platteville's campus;
  • Develop education and prevention strategies to broaden awareness on alcohol and other drugs;
  • Develop education and prevention strategies to broaden and create a culture of care through active and engaged bystanders;
  • Educate on healthy relationships, healthy sexual practices, and consent;
  • Create a safer campus environment through participation in policy development and advocacy;
  • Serve as a referral source to campus and community services for sexual assault survivors and concerned others;
  • Encourage active involvement in prevention efforts by UW-Platteville students, faculty, staff, and community members.

 

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