Training Opportunity: Reproductive Health Screenings

cross posted from WA School Based Health Alliance Reproductive Health Screenings: Implementing One Key Question Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/one-key-question-implementing-pregnancy-intentions-screenings-tickets-60312043947 Contact: Caroline Sedano, sedanoc@crhn.org One Key Question® is a groundbreaking and simple service that encourages health care and social service providers and others to routinely ask women about their reproductive health needs. By asking: “Would you like to become…

May is Mental Health Month

For the last seventy years, Mental Health America has celebrated May as Mental Health Month. To celebrate in your School-Based Health Center, visit their website and explore their toolkit. Download fact sheets, posters, key messages, and articles that you can distribute through your school’s various communication outlets. Have photos of how your SBHC is celebrating Mental…

School Attendance and Health of the Rise with Hawai’i Keiki Program

Crossedposted from The Community Guide Summary Hawai‛i Keiki, a program formed through the partnership between the Hawai‛i Department of Education and the University of Hawai‛i at Mānoa, used The Community Guide to substantially improve student attendance and promote health equity. They provided schools with trained nurses and established CPSTF-recommended school-based health centers (SBHCs) to offer treatment…

Youth Voice Highlighted at Gates Teen Action Fair

On March 23, 2019, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation welcomed over 30 youth-led organizations, groups, and clubs to their annual Teen Action Fair to highlight the work they are doing in their community. The Fair (themed “It Starts with You(th)”) was hosted by the Gates Foundation Discovery Center Youth Ambassadors and included performances from…