We

believe

school-based

health

care

keeps

kids

and

teens

healthy,

learning,

and

thriving!

Welcome to the Oregon School-Based Health Alliance!

Our mission is to promote the health and academic success of children and youth through sustaining, strengthening,

and expanding school-based health centers.

School-Based Health

Sixty-eight certified school-based health centers currently operate in 20 Oregon counties.

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Events

Featured annual events include Awareness Day in February and our fall school health conference.

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Stories

SBHCs support student health and academic achievement. Our stories will help you understand why.

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Support OSBHA

Our 15 for 15 campaign is live and your support is essential to our success.

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From Our Blogs

PRESS RELEASE Salem, Oregon — 2015 SBHC Awareness Day, scheduled for February 26 at the Oregon State Capitol, is an annual effort by the Oregon School-Based Health Alliance (OSBHA) to highlight the impact of school-based health services on student health and academic achievement. The event provides an opportunity for young people to visit the capitol, meet their legislators, and link
​OSBHA is excited to announce the RFA release for the 2015-2016 CORE grant program! Check out our FAQ about the CORE grant program! What is the CORE grant program? Through the generous support of the EC Brown Foundation, the CORE grant program seeks to assist school-based health centers (SBHCs) as they work with school-aged youth to develop healthy relationship skills and knowledge
Contributed by Alyssa Rust Honoring a Legacy and Advancing a Future outlines 25 years, from 1985-2010, of Oregon’s School-Based Health Center (SBHC) history and their ability to build access to health care for children. The summary below provides highlights from the report.   A Look Back The SBHC movement first began in the late 1960s with centers opening in Massachusetts and
Patient-Centered Primary Care Homes (PCPCH) in Oregon A patient-centered primary care home is a model that reinforces a patient-centered approach to providing care. The model of care promotes strong relationships with patients and their families with an emphasis on treating the whole person, therefore reducing costs, improving care through early intervention, a focus on prevention and wellness