The School-Based Health Alliance is privileged to have a broad base of child-health advocates and experts who support and fund our work.
The Aetna Foundation provides support for our mapping tool, which overlays social determinants for child and adolescent health services on a map of the United States.
The Atlantic Philanthropies provides funding to support the sustainability and replication of Elev8’s school-based health centers (SBHCs) through technical assistance, federal and state advocacy, and a data collection project to create a predictive mapping system. The Philanthropies also provided funding to help develop our data center, leadership fellows program, and state policy collaborative.
The S.D. Bechtel Foundation provides additional support for our data center.
The School-Based Health Alliance assists Bureau of Primary Health Care grantees (federal safety net providers) in meeting program requirements and improving performance in critical areas pertaining to health of school-aged children.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Adolescent and School Health funds the Alliance to conduct learning collaboratives to promote efforts to reduce HIV, other STDs, and unintended pregnancy.
CVS Caremark funds our New Directions for School-Based Health Care initiative to develop SBHC learning collaboratives around parent and youth engagement, patient-centered medical home, sustainability, and integration of public health strategies.
The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has funded the School-Based Health Alliance to equip SBHC professionals with skills to implement a screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) approach with students who are most at-risk of abusing drugs and alcohol.
Kaiser Permanente provides support for our Hallways to Health initiative, which engages SBHCs in school-based behavior change efforts to improve healthy eating, active living, and other social and emotional factors affecting ability and readiness to learn.
The Maternal and Child Health Bureau provides support to the School-Based Health Alliance and the Center for School Mental Health at University of Maryland to expand the number and improve the sustainability of SBHCs. In addition, we strive to improve the quality of services they provide through the spread of innovative and practical policy and finance approaches.
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. provides support to improve adolescent immunizations in SBHCs.