OSBHA Blogs

Community Statement on May 26th, 2017 Killings by White Supremacist

megan@osbha.org

May 27, 2017

We are grieving the brutal stabbing and murder of two courageous bystanders who sought to disrupt a potential assault on a Muslim woman on the TriMet Hollywood MAX station. We extend our heartfelt care and support to the people and their families impacted by this trauma. This senseless tragedy happened on the eve of the Holy Month of Ramadan, a period that draws Muslim communities...

ACTION ALERT - SBHCs Need You!

Maureen Hinman

May 3, 2017

Calling all Advocates! Recently the co-chairs of the Ways and Means Committee, the legislative budget writing committee, released a proposed budget that puts our kids at risk. The proposal includes a significant cut to the state SBHC budget of $2-$3 million. This means school-based health centers are in danger of losing significant and necessary funding....

School-Based Health Center Advisory Committee

jessica@osbha.org

May 2, 2017

Oregon School-Based Health Alliance School-Based Health Center Advisory Committee The Oregon School-Based Health Alliance is excited to announce the formation of a School-Based Health Center Advisory Committee to help guide and inform the OSBHA work focus and priorities. We want to connect with and better understand the needs and wants of SBHCs in Oregon. We invited anyone working in a...

Legislative Action Alert

jessica@osbha.org

Apr 6, 2017

Urgent Legislative Action Alert Support Health and Wellness in Schools All Children and youth deserve optimal health and academic success.  The Oregon School-Based Health Alliance is working with partners across the state to support health and wellness in schools through HB 2048, which provides support for School-based health center expansion, school-based mental health...

For Immediate Release: OREGON’S YOUNG PEOPLE ADVOCATE FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS

megan@osbha.org

Feb 24, 2017

February 24, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OREGON’S YOUNG PEOPLE ADVOCATE FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS ​SBHC Youth Legislative Awareness Day 2017 On February 27, 2017, young people from across Oregon will gather to advocate for access to health and wellness to cap off February’s School-Based Health Care Awareness Month, which was proclaimed by Governor Kate Brown on February 1st, 2017...

OSBHA ACTION ALERT

megan@osbha.org

Feb 2, 2017

​   OSBHA ACTION ALERT   Oregon is in a tight budget spot this legislative session. We need your support to ensure SBHCs remain funded and a priority in Oregon.   The ways and means committee will be traveling around Oregon to ask for public input on this year’s budget. We need you to show up for SBHCs! Choose an event near you:  ...

School-Based Health Center Advisory Committee

jessica@osbha.org

Jan 30, 2017

The Oregon School-Based Health Alliance (OSBHA) is a nonprofit organization with a mission to strengthen school based health services and systems that promote the health and academic success of young people. We are forming a School-Based Health Center Advisory Committee to help guide and inform the OSBHA work focus and priorities. We want to connect with and better understand the needs and wants...

Oregon School-Based Health Alliance and Trauma Informed Schools

jessica@osbha.org

Sep 22, 2016

Oregon School-Based Health Alliance and Trauma Informed Schools   Portland, Oregon, September 22nd, 2016 - In the 2016 legislative session, the Oregon School-Based Health Alliance (OSBHA), with support from the Defending Childhood Initiative, Oregon Health Authority, Gladstone School District, Trauma Informed Oregon, Alliance4Kids, the Oregon Education Association...

Trauma Informed Schools Internship

jessica@osbha.org

Aug 24, 2016

The Oregon School-Based Health Alliance is Seeking a Trauma Informed Schools Intern.  Reports to: Policy Director Internship, 20-hours per week   Summary: OSBHA will be providing technical assistance to two schools as they create a trauma informed culture, and is seeking an intern to provide project support for an average of 20 hours per week.   Background on Trauma...

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