Project Choice-CSULA is a training program designed to prepare college students for outreach immersion to the Hispanic/Latino Community with an emphasis on working with veterans and individuals with disabilities as trained Peer Health Advocates (PHA) or Veteran Health Advocate (VHA).
Project Choice-CSULA Goals
Reduce alcohol and other drug (AOD) behavior associated with HIV exposure
Reduce HIV/AOD related disparities among the targeted population
Peer-to-Peer Education Goals
Presentations and recruitment in classrooms, organizations, and clubs on HIV and AOD information
Campus events and activities
|Community Outreach & Resource Referral Goals|
Outreach to surrounding community colleges
Promotion of HIV testing through on-site mobile testing unit
Promote service seeking behaviors by referring to local health services
Project Choice-CSULA:HIV and Substance Abuse Prevention Program is funded by a Substance Abuse Mental Health Service Administration Grant.