Welcome to Healthy Start
Healthy Start is designed to serve children, youth, their family members, and the community. The program provides comprehensive school-integrated services and activities to meet the desired results identified in the areas of:
By Coordinating integrated service delivery linking children and families to needed support and services, Healthy Starts are designed to
Healthy Start Coordinators and Navigators are Certified Enrollment Counselors who assist all families apply for health insurance coverage. If you would like assistance enrolling in healthcare coverage please call us at 1-866-742-2273 or view our calendar on the left to find an enrollment event near you.
- Ensure that each child recieves the physical, emotional, and intellectual support needed.
- Build the capacity of students and parents to be participants, leaders, and decision makers in their communities.
- Help schools, other child, and family-serving agencies integrate their programs to provide more effective support to children and their families.
Healthy Start Facts (2017-2018 School Year)Healthy Start is now structured into 16 teams comprised of one Student Support Services Program Coordinator and several Student and Family Resources Navigators.Types of SchoolsEEC - 1Elem Schools - 66Middle Schools - 23High Schools - 28SPAN Schools - 3TOTAL - 121Number of Sites by Educational Service Center (ESC)NORTH - 27SOUTH - 25EAST - 24WEST - 18ISIC - 27TOTAL - 121