Health Education and Promotion

three students outdoors behind a table with a sign that reads “Health Education and Promotion”, all in front of a red-brick building


Mon–Fri: 8:30 am–4:30 pm


Carr House, Room 204

210 Benefit Street

Providence, RI 02903

401 709-8637

What we do

Through events, workshops and peer education, Health Education and Promotion (HEP) helps RISD students access the tools, skills and knowledge you need to achieve a personal state of wellness, toward creating a community that makes wellbeing a keystone of your success at RISD and beyond.

HEP is also home to the Health and Wellness Ambassadors (HAWAs), a student team that plays an essential role in promotion student wellbeing on campus.

Learn more about HEP

Want to live well in Providence? Our map can help.

Key to living well is knowing where to find the resources you want and need. Created by our team of health and wellness ambassadors (HAWAs), the RISD wellness map can help you locate health resources on campus, local hospitals, fitness centers, places for faith and spiritual practice, relaxing indoor and outdoor spaces, and more.

Explore our wellness map