Students, faculty, staff, and teaching assistants are essential when it comes to preventing suicide and promoting help-seeking behaviors among their peers. UHS offers consultation with concerned third parties.
Recovery from substance use
UW-Madison’s collegiate recovery community, Live Free, is a student-run organization that promotes well-being and community integration for students in or seeking recovery from substance use and other addictive behaviors.
In addition to resources available to students on campus, UW-Madison staff can also connect students to community resources in the Madison area.
Live Free – Student Wellness and Recovery
333 East Campus Mall, Suite 3103
Live Free is not a 12-step program
No sign up or registration is required at weekly meetings. All meetings and events are open to all UW-Madison students.
|Mondays||6 - 7 p.m.||Meditation||15 minutes, take a break, restart|
|Wednesdays||6 - 7 p.m.||Rainbow and all recovery||LGBTQ+ students striving to maintain sobriety|
|Thursdays||6 - 7 p.m.||All recovery, everyone welcome||Very voluntary, come and participate or just listen|
University Health Services
333 East Campus Mall, floors 5-8
- No-cost alcohol and other drug assessments
- Personalized treatment and recovery plans
- Group counseling and workshops
Get started with an access appointment