Basic Needs

FRESH Social Worker Consultations

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Experiencing financial stress, food/housing insecurity, and other stressors and want support and guidance? Do you have additional basic needs questions or need help navigating campus and community resources? 

The Campus Social Worker team can help! 

For a few weeks, Peter's Appointment link is down as he is away from the office, but if you need immediate support please email: 

In your email, please include your UCI Student ID number, and a brief description of your situation and the type of support you need. Once the email is received, a Campus Social Worker will reach out to schedule an appoitnment.

For all general inquiries, please email:


Meet Peter!

Peter is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. He's also a UCI alum and completed his Master of Social Work from USC. Peter has previously worked as a therapist and clinical social worker in school-based mental health settings and at UCI Pediatrics.

Peter’s role focuses on basic needs issues (food insecurity, housing insecurity, homelessness, financial concerns), and supports and supplements work being done at the FRESH Basic Needs Hub.