Health Education

Gass Climbing Center

The UNH Outdoor Education Major and the Department of Kinesiology oversee the Gass Climbing Center. A 45' x 65' artificial climbing wall located in New Hampshire Hall. The wall is used for numerous academic courses in the Outdoor Education Major, group programs for both on and off campus groups as well as for open recreation to the UNH community. 

Educational Programming

UNH SHARPP offers a host of programming aimed at issues of sexual violence, relationship and abuse, stalking, consent, healthy relationships and bystander intervention. Along with the mission to support survivors in the community, SHARPP works to educate about the issues and work to prevent incidences from occurring. Programming is offered all over campus, including Residential Halls, Greek Chapters, academic classrooms, Student Organizations and others. Learn more about the issues by getting involved with a program, event and/or campaign. 

 

Kognito: Identifying Students at Risk: An Online Training Simulation for Faculty, Staff, and Students

This program will assist faculty, staff and students to better identify and refer at risk students to PACS.  There are 4 programs that you can take: At Risk for Staff/Faculty, At Risk for Students, Veterans on Campus, and LGBTQ on Campus. There is also an

If you are a faculty or staff member wanting to participate in the online training simulation please click here, and use the access code unh624. 

Community Living Guide

The guide is designed for individuals to communicate important information and preferences about themselves to people who may provide them services in the community.Covered topics include desired living situation and location, important person-specific preferences concerning caregiver qualities, personal care schedules, and the identification of personal and community relationships.

How To Access

For more information, please email cacl.chhs@unh.edu

Cardiac Prevention Program

The Cardiac Prevention Program is an exercise and education program for anyone with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors who wishes to improve overall health and well-being to reduce future risk. Exercise testing and prescriptions are developed and monitored according to an individual’s needs and goals. $200 for pre- and post-health and fitness assessments and 24 exercise session. Participants may choose to continue for $5/session after first 24 sessions.

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Cardiac Rehabilitation Program

The Cardiac Rehabilitation (CR) Program is an exercise and education program for anyone with known cardiovascular disease (CVD) who has previously participated in an ECG-monitored Phase II CR program and wishes to continue regularly exercising in a monitored environment. Exercise prescriptions are developed and monitored according to continue progression from the Phase II CR program according to the individual’s needs and goals. $5/session.

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UNH Employee Fitness Program

The Employee Fitness Program (EFP) provides two opportunities to employees to improve their fitness: an individualized, one-year program, and an exercise facility for individual use on a come and go bases. 

The EFP is housed in the Field House overlooking the main gym floor on the UNH-Durham campus and is approximately 3,600 square feet in size.  The EFP offers fitness development and programming opportunities for employees at no cost. A wide variety of state-of-the-art aerobic, strength, balance exercise training equipment is available. 

Camp Wildcat

Camp Wildcat is a summer day camp for children entering first grade through seventh grade. Campers have a chance to explore nature and the environment, participate in sports, learn new skills and crafts, make friends, and have fun while being active in the summer.


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To register your child for Camp Wildcat, please contact Erika Cooper at erika.cooper@unh.edu or (603) 862-0845.