Health Links

Sexual & Reproductive Health:

AIDS and HIV Information: www.thebody.com

Men’s Health: www.cdc.gov/men

Women’s Health:  www.4women.gov/owh/index.htm

Sexually Transmitted Illnesses, Testing, and Birth Control:

Get Yourself Tested: http://www.itsyoursexlife.com/gyt 

Birth Control Options:  www.bedsider.org              

Outside Clinics (STI and Pregnancy testing is available at Student Health Services):

Mazzoni Center     

Planned Parenthood    

Philadelphia Women's Center


Emergency Contraception: 

www.not-2-late.com    

http://bedsider.org/features/232    

http://bedsider.org/methods/emergency_contraception#details_tab

Pregnancy Resources:

Call SHS for list of prenatal care facilities

Philadelphia Women's Center

Planned Parenthood  

Adoptions From the Heart

A Precious Gift: Adoption Resource Center

Golden Cradle Adoption Services (NJ)

Pennsylvania Safe Haven Law

Choice Hotline 215-985-3300

LGBTQ Information: 

www.youthresource.com     

http://mazzonicenter.org

www.trevorspace.org

Sexuality: www.siecus.org

Rape and Sexual Assault:

If you are a victim of rape or sexual abuse, click here for immediate help.

Women Organized Against Rape (WOAR)  24-hr Hotline: 215-985-3333. WOAR offers telephone counseling, crisis intervention, emergency room counseling, follow-up, referrals, court companions, advocacy, education, training, and literature.

Philadelphia Sexual Assault Response Center (PSARC) 300 E. Hunting Park Avenue, 215-425-1625. PSARC provides medical care & forensic examinations to victims of sexual assault in a private and personal setting.  Specially trained nurses are on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, who will perform a medical exam, collect evidence, and provide advice and counseling referrals to victims of rape and sexual violence. Victims can call 2999 (on campus security), 911, or also call Special Victims Unit 215-685-3251 for a ride to PSARC 24/7.

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)

Safety and Violence Resources:

Circle of Six: Free Smartphone App to prevent violence before it happens

Women Against Abuse

Substance Abuse & Drugs:

Addiction Centers

Alcoholics Anonymous

Mental Health:

Counseling Services (PhilaU) 215-951-2868

www.nationaleatingdisorders.org     

The Renfrew Center

Self Injury Guidance and Support

Suicide Prevention Lifeline  1-800-273-TALK

The Trevor Project: LGBTQ Crisis and Suicide Helpline

Infectious Diseases:

Vaccines: 

www.immunizationinfo.org   

The CDC Preteen and Teen Vaccines page 

Flu (Influenza)

Meningococcal Disease and Vaccination Fact Sheet from the National Meningitis Association

Meningococcal Meningitis Flyer from the National Meningitis Association

Meningitis B

Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever

Smoking Cessation:

www.thetruth.com

www.smokefreephilly.org

www.betobaccofree.gov   

www.quitnet.com

Acne:  

www.theclearskinproject.com

Wellness:

Insomnia: www.americaninsomniaassociation.org/home.asp

Fitness: www.fitness.gov

Nutrition: www.cspinet.org

Go Ask Alice (Columbia University

MayoClinic

Pharmacy (near PhilaU): 

Hopkins Pharmacy: 215-483-0900, 7700 Ridge Avenue. (offers delivery service)

Rite Aid Pharmacy: 215-842-2950, 3601 Midvale Avenue (at Cresson St. near train station) 


Traveler’s Health: 

https://step.state.gov/step/

www.cdc.gov/travel