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Health Promotion and Wellness





Would you like help reducing consequences related to alcohol use? If so, LionsCare can help. LionsCare is a free, confidential text messaging service shown to be effective in reducing alcohol-related consequences. This service is for Penn State students only.

To sign up:

Text the word HEALTH to 412-906-4450

Once enrolled:

What type of messages will I receive?

Who created LionsCare?

Does CaringTXT work?

Recent research (Suffoletto, Kristan, Callaway, Kim, Chung, Monti, & Clark, 2014) about CaringTXT shows:

How will my information be used?

For additional information about LionsCare, please call Health Promotion and Wellness at (814) 863-0461.


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