Student Wellness and Success Resources for Districts and Community Partners

Several Ohio Department of Education resources and programs can help districts as they begin working with community partners to develop their student wellness and supports spending plan. Here are just a few initiatives the funds can pay for:

Mental and physical health services

Services for homeless youth

Services for child welfare-involved youth

Community liaisons

Mentoring programs

Family engagement and support services

City Connects programming

City Connects is an evidence-based approach to student support that meets federal ESSA and Ohio requirements and offers a systemic approach to addressing the out-of-school factors that can impede a student’s ability to succeed and thrive in school.

Professional development regarding the provision of trauma-informed care

Professional development regarding cultural competence

Student services provided prior to or after the regularly scheduled school day or any time school is not in session

Last Modified: 12/10/2019 11:43:16 AM