OPEN Mission Statement

The Office of Prevention and Education at Northeastern provides prevention and education services on the topics of alcohol and other drugs, sexual violence, and sexual health. We seek to provide supportive, accessible and non-judgmental services to students as well as to engage our community on wellness-related topics.

Announcements

We are now operating on summer walk-in hours:

Sexual Violence Resource Center  OPEN office
106 St. Stephen street 307 Ell Hall
Tuesday – Thursday Monday – Friday
2:00pm – 5:00pm 8:30am – 5:00pm

Alternative meeting times can be scheduled by email open@northeastern.edu or phone 617-373-4459


Resource for Parents:

Parent Handbook for Talking with College Students About Alcohol


Learn more about the most recent science and research on marijuana:

10 Things to Know About Marijuana


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Sexual Violence Resource Center

A Confidential Resource for Survivors

The Sexual Violence Resource Center is a space for Northeastern students affected by sexual assault, sexual harassment, sexual exploitation or abuse, domestic violence, and/or stalking. We serve students who have been affected personally (recently or in the past) and those who are looking for resources to support others.

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Alcohol and Other Drug Check-ins

Individual, Group or Online

Discuss your alcohol and/or other drug use, receive personalized feedback, and develop strategies to help you make informed decisions. Services are free, confidential and non-judgmental.

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Frisky Husky

Free Safer Sex Supplies

OPEN’s Frisky Husky program provides free and discreet delivery of sexual health supplies to Northeastern students living on our Boston campus.

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Request a presentation

For Students, Faculty, or Staff

OPEN offers customized and interactive presentations on topics related to sexual violence, consent, bystander intervention, alcohol, marijuana & other drugs.

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Peer Education

Looking for leadership experience?

Join Husky to Husky to raise awareness about domestic violence, mental health, and alcohol toxicity.

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Staff

Amaura
Kemmerer

Kellianne
Carfi

Abby
Meszaros

Megan
O'Hara

Stephanie
Ellman