HSPF is currently equipping 15 cross-sector state teams with the knowledge, connections, and capacities to take concrete actions in their states and improve state policies.
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The Healthy Students, Promising Futures Learning Collaborative is pleased to announce three upcoming webinars.
South Carolina is a very rural state with significant health care deserts; for example, some counties have no pediatricians. This creates barriers to care and results in poor health care outcomes and significant health disparities.
This brief outlines some of the known actions to implement the reversal of the free care policy. Some of the information in this brief is based on informal conversations with policymakers and advocates. This document is updated as changes are known to the HSPF team.
This brief highlights examples of primary prevention strategies, including building skills and promoting social norms for positive parenting, strengthening economic supports for families, and providing quality education and enrichment early in life.
This report includes tools for schools, districts and community partners for identifying the causes of chronic absenteeism and developing solutions tailored to local challenges and resources.