Child and Adolescent Health Initiative

The Illinois School-Based Health Alliance       

Sponsored by the Child and Adolescent Health Initiative 
 
The Illinois School-Based Health Alliance (ISBHA) is a state-wide coailition working to ensure the health of all Illinois children and adolescents. Find more information and resources here.

Starting a School Health Center in Illinois

The ISBHA provides ongoing support for emerging school health centers across the state. Find resources to develop and implement a school health center here.

Youth Advocacy Day 

This annual event sponsored by EverThrive IL and the Illinois School-Based Health Alliance allows youth from across the state to meet legislators and advocate for improving adolescent health.

Find out more information and how to support the 2017 Advocacy Day here!

 

2017 Initiative Policy Priorities

ISBHA Annual Field Survey Report 

NEWS FROM THE Child and Adolescent Health Initiative

EverThrive IL is now accepting nominations  for the Loretta P. Lacey Community Advocate, Researcher, and the Garry Gardner Health Care Provider Awards! Awardees will be recognized at the 2017 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, June 13. Find out more here and submit your nomination here.

EVENTS FROM THE Child and Adolescent Health Initiative
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Join staff and Board members and enjoy sips, sweets, and jewels in support of health advocacy. Shop beautiful gifts just before mother's day, enjoy small bites and drinks, and learn more about our work. Your gifts to mom will also give back - 20% of the proceeds will be donated to help EverThrive IL continue improving health in communities across the state. Save the date and join us!
 

RESOURCES FROM THE Child and Adolescent Health Initiative
 
The Child and Adolescent Health Initiative and partners offer regular webinars to educate advocates on resources, updates, and opportunities from the field.