For children and youth to thrive in school and life, they need to grow up strong and healthy. All of our health and nutrition programs are designed to permeate family life. And we have tailored them to address the whole body and all aspects of behavioral wellness.
A full array of physical, dental, and behavioral health services provide many thousands with access to the high-quality care that every person deserves. Fitness and creative expression are fundamental to young people realizing their potential. Counseling and education empower young adults to make sound decisions that will have lasting consequences for their future. Kids and families have a host of ways to embed nutrition into their lives.
a year that support families with newborn children
ended the school 2016 year with typical and strong social-emotional competencies
early childhood students
in our community schools received vision and health screenings within 45 days of enrollment
Health and Well-Being
Sexual Health and Education
Fitness and Recreation
Every Step of the Way
Signs That Your Child May Need Professional Behavioral Health Services
Our behavioral health professionals provide some tips for seeking professional help.
Administrative Professionals Day: Itela Leafa
For more than 20 years, Itela Leafa has played a crucial role at our school-based health center in Washington Heights.
School-Based Health Centers Provide Essential Care to Communities
Our school-based health centers serve students and their families, creating the foundations for healthy communities.