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Center for Health and Health Care In Schools - CHHCS

Organization URL(s)

www.healthinschools.org
chhcs@gwu.edu

Other Contact Information

George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services 2121 K Street N.W., Suite 250
Washington, DC 20037
202-466-3396 (Voice)
202-466-3467 (FAX)

Description

The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools (CHHCS) is a nonpartisan policy and program resource center at George Washington University's School of Public Health and Health Services. The Center's mission is to strengthen the well-being of children and youth through effective health programs and health care services in schools. Health programs range from those that help students adopt healthy habits to those that foster a physically and emotionally healthy school environment. School-based services include physical and mental health care, dental services, screenings and referrals to community resources, as well as school-located services to support students with special needs.

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Review Date

Monday, Sep 19, 2011