School Health Services
School health services are services from medical, teaching and other professionals applied in or out of school to improve the health and well-being of children and in some cases whole families. These services have been developed in different ways around the globe but the fundamentals are constant: the early detection, correction, prevention or amelioration of disease, disability and abuse from which school aged children can suffer.
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... School Health Services provides a variety of physical, mental and social health programs for children in the beach cities public schools ... Services provided include health education for elementary students physical education for children kindergarten through sixth grade lifeskills and substance abuse ...
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