Posts Tagged ‘Thriving Schools’

Hallways to Health Spotlight: California

April 15, 2015

Starting the School Day with a Healthy Breakfast In partnership with the West Contra Costa Unified School District, our YMCA Youth Wellness Team arrived at school an hour early to promote school breakfast. The youth wellness team gave out incentives to all the students who participated, prepared yogurt parfaits...

When Facing Some of the Greatest Health Challenges, SBHCs Demonstrate They Can Rise to the Occasion

August 21, 2014

By Iliana White, Program Manager, School-Based Health Alliance It has been demonstrated time and time again that school-based health centers (SBHCs) provide high quality, comprehensive care to students where they spend most of their time—in school. The model, however, can be viewed simply as a source of direct services and...