Rockland County School Health and Wellness Coalition

 
Working together to have the healthiest students, staff and school communities in the Nation

Established in 2008
 

The Rockland County School Health and Wellness Coalition (School Coalition) is a collaborative group of Rockland schools, organizations and businesses with a shared vision to have the healthiest students, staff and school communities in the nation. To achieve this, our mission is to educate and facilitate collaboration between schools, local agencies and businesses to support, optimize and sustain the health and productivity of our students, school staff and community.

School Coalition Activities

School Health and Wellness Coalition activities are designed to support the education community by offering:

  • Technical assistance in updating and implementing wellness policies and practices
  • Professional development
  • Educational programming
  • Collaboration with community organizations
  • Free resources

For information, contact steindoc@co.rockland.ny.us or call 845-364-2360

Resources Available to the Public

  • March Forward - Rockland County's Classroom-based Physical Activity Awareness Celebration, March 1-15, 2023
  • Annual professional development programming. Check again in September 2022 for listing of professional learning sessions. 
  • Health Fair Planning Guide provides step by step instructions on how to plan a successful health fair. The Guide also includes templates for letters, lists and forms.

School Coalition Steering Committee

A Steering Committee plans the School Coalition events. The Steering Committee is comprised of the following organizations: