We are pleased to introduce a new program: Fresh Check Day Uplifters! Fresh Check Day Uplifter Awards recognize individuals or groups that have made important and noteworthy contributions to the success of Fresh Check Day at their institution. Fresh Check Day organizers can submit up to 2 individuals, campus departments, or student organizations to receive Certificates of Recognition from the Jordan Porco Foundation. Read on to see a spotlight on Fresh Check Day Uplifters at University of Connecticut – Storrs Campus! Dr. Steven Zinn of the Department of Animal Science…
Fresh Check Day® is an uplifting mental health fair that includes peer-run interactive booths, free food, music, and exciting prizes and giveaways.
82% of students who attend Fresh Check Day say they are more likely to ask for help.
83% of students who attend Fresh Check Day say they are more prepared to help a friend in need.
One in ten students contemplates suicide. Sign up to be a Nine out of Ten Ambassador. Be Aware, Speak Up, Reach Out and #HELPSOMEONE.
If you or someone you know is struggling, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or text the Crisis Text Line at 741741.