Regional Initiatives

Concord Safe Schools, Healthy Students

Safe Schools/Healthy Students Initiative (SS/HS) is dedicated to creating safe and supportive schools and communities through the building of partnerships among educational, behavioral health, and criminal/juvenile justice systems. With a critical focus on promoting early childhood social and emotional learning and development, SS/HS is committed to building capacity to provide developmental screening, family engagement and access to home visiting and mental health services. There is also a focus on training the early childhood workforce in trauma-informed care, positive behavior supports and other evidence-based practices.