The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools (CHHCS) is a nonpartisan policy, applied research, resource and technical assistance center with a history of developing school-connected strategies for better health and education outcomes for children. CHHCS partners with foundations, government health and education agencies, school districts, and providers across the country to support their school-connected initiatives.
We envision a society where school and community environments foster health and opportunities for all students to thrive.
CHHCS organizes and facilitates the DC School Behavioral Health Community of Practice (DC CoP). The DC CoP provides a learning community to support DC’s School Behavioral Health Expansion Initiative in the District of Columbia's public and public charter schools. Funded by District of Columbia Department of Behavioral Health.