BE SAFE, PARTY SMART, BE SAFE, PARTY SMART, BE SAFE, PARTY
This page is run by the Peer Health Educator Substance Use team and the Campus Observation Room (COR) volunteers. We coordinate, plan, and facilitate events & educational campaigns across campus with the goal of providing accurate, up-to-date, and relevant information on sexual health and substance use health.
Asking For A Friend...
Welcome to Asking For A Friend, a blog series dedicated to providing a safe and anonymous platform for students to ask questions about substances, how to help a friend, and any other concerns. We understand that talking about these topics can carry a stigma. That's why we're here to break down those barriers and deliver professionally verified answers from a student's perspective.
Tips written by students for students on how to attend & host parties safely
PARTY GOING & THROWING
Learn about different substances, the principles of harm reduction, and tips on using substances safely.
Information and resources on harm reduction, substance use, mental health
EDUCATION & RESOURCES
Campus Observation Room
On-site non-medical detox service overseen by Student Wellness Services with the support of trained student volunteers and Kingston Health Sciences Centre professional staff. It is a voluntary, confidential and a non-judgmental place where students who have had too much to drink can come to sleep.