YAC Summit

Join us in Salem for the 2019 YAC Summit
We Can Move Mountains: Breaking Down Barriers to Health Through Collective Power

Does your SBHC support a Youth Action Council? Students from across the state are invited to participate in a Youth Action Council Summit.

What: This interactive day-long Youth Action Council Summit will provide an opportunity for students to connect with other youth leaders, celebrate the work they've done with their YACs, and learn more about improving access to health services in their communities.

When: Friday, April 19, 2019 from 9:30am-4:00pm

Where: Chemeketa Eola Northwest Wine Studies Center
215 Doaks Ferry Rd NW
Salem, OR 97304

Click here to register for the YAC Summit.

Transportation: If transportation is a barrier to your participating, contact Ashley McAllister at ashley@osbha.org. We may be able to help cover some of the costs of transportation.

The YAC Summit is presented by the Oregon School-Based Health Alliance (OSBHA) through a contract with the SBHC State Program Office (SPO). If you have any questions, please contact Ashley McAllister at ashley@osbha.org or by phone at 503-719-4515.

YAC Summit Agenda
9:30 - 10:00:  Breakfast and Registration

10:00 – 10:10: Welcome

10:10-11:00: Panel: School-Based Health Centers as Welcoming Environment for All Youth

11:00 – 11:10: Break

11:10 - 12:00: Panel: LGBTQ+ Representation in Sex Ed

12:00 - 1:00: Lunch, Photo Booth and YAC Posters

1:00 – 2:00: Panel: How to Access & Destigmatize Mental Health
2:00-2:10: Break
2:10-2:25: Energizer + Overview of Skill Building Session
2:25-3:30: Breakout Session
A: Planning Projects about Mental Health with your YAC 
B: Creating Effective Messaging for your YAC Projects
C: For YAC Coordinators: Creating Sustainable Partnerships with Schools and School-Based Health Centers, Presented by the Milwaukie High School Health & Wellness Center*
3:30-4:00pm: Wrap-Up!