Taking action is at the heart of UMatter. There are many ways to care for yourself and others.
UMatter promotes caring for yourself through the concept of "wellness". Action Matters equips you with resource to build systems that guide you towards holistic and sustainable well-being.
UMatter promotes caring for others through bystander intervention: taking action when you see problems, rather than passively “standing by.” Action Matters equips the Princeton community with the skills to notice risky or problematic behaviors and take safe and appropriate action.
Action Matters helps you to:
- Notice and assess situations
- Develop an array of intervention skills
- Recognize and overcome common obstacles to action
The safety and well-being of the Princeton community is a shared responsibility, and Action Matters helps prepare you to do your part.