Schools can access a variety of expertise and resources that will help them tackle many health-related issues which include prevention of violence and continuous education.
Schools can support their children’s health and wellbeing by establishing positive school culture that promote respect, inclusivity and goodwill. To foster a sense of being part of a community schools will create a more supportive and healthy atmosphere for children to grow and grow.
Schools can also help improve students’ wellbeing and health with a wide array of support and services related to health. This includes psychotherapy and physical education. With these tools schools are able to make sure that their students receive all the resources they require to succeed.
The CDC’s School Health Index can be utilized by schools in order to monitor their well-being as well as health of students. With a holistic method that addresses a variety of health issues, and forming partnerships with community-based organizations and other stakeholders, schools can provide a safe and healthy atmosphere for their students to grow and develop.