Category: Advocacy

Additional Ways To Trumpet the ACA on its 7th Anniversary!

March 20, 2017

You can still make an impact showing your support for the Affordable Care Act. Our friends at CaliforniaHealth+Advocates are offering the following terrific ideas to commemorate the 7th year anniversary as well:

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Celebrating the Heroes of our Wellness Network

March 18, 2017

Spotlight: Melissa Bernabe Meet Melissa Bernabe, a counselor who wears several hats for ViaCare at our Garfield High School Wellness Center, and makes a difference in the lives of LAUSD students everyday. What do you do? How did you get started in this field? I am a Substance Abuse Counselor, Family Planning Counselor, and HIV Tester/ […]

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Investing in Teacher Wellness

August 15, 2016

I often wonder if the average person ever stops to think about the multitude of tasks and responsibilities that a teacher has. Sure, many jobs are difficult but I believe that the job of a classroom teacher is an especially difficult one that is often taken for granted. Teachers are bombarded with duties that go […]

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On Making a Difference

August 15, 2016

When students were asked, “Do you know where the Wellness Center clinic is at on your campus?” More than 95% responded “yes” When students were asked, “Have you visited the Wellness Center at your campus before?” Approximately 70% said they had been to their Wellness Center When students were asked, “Have you received services at […]

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Student Health = Student Success

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