Safe Schools Healthy Students


SSHS

Safe Schools Healthy Students

The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS), Bureau for Children and Families has been awarded nearly $9 million from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) to implement the State and Community Management teams will learn to develop and implement integrated, comprehensive, data-driven strategic plans to prevent, delay the onset or mitigate the seriousness of behavioral health problems locally and across the state. Through this opportunity Ohio intends to strengthen partnerships at the state and local levels, enhance system capacity and provide documented effective community-based models and mentors for communities wishing to adopt plans to prevent youth risk behaviors and provide effective behavioral health services.

During the four-year grant, OhioMHAS will work with the Ohio Department of Education and three of Ohio's local education agencies: Greene County Educational Service Center, Harrison Hills City Schools and Williams County Educational Service Center. 


Below are program videos from each of these agencies. Click here to watch the full State of Ohio SSHS program vide

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