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Student Assistance Program

1718MUHSD Student Assistance Programs

School Health Services Manager

  • Attend regularly scheduled meetings with MUHSD Program Manager (Foster and Homeless Youth).
  • Engage, advise and provide resources for students, primarily foster youth, then, homeless youth and other students as referred by school staff.
  • Assist with development and presentation of workshops for regularly scheduled Foster Youth/ advocate meetings.
  • Make appropriate referrals to internal student support services. For example, nurse, Sierra Vista clinician, counselor.
  • Foster Youth Advocate- meet with each foster youth once a month to provide youth leadership development (assist in access to school and community activities), promote achievement goals (review academic progress), and provide
  • Act as a resource to site community liaisons to provide referrals to community agencies to meet the needs of parents, students and the community, on request.
  • Make referrals to outside agencies based on community resource list. Update list with new community agencies.
  • Indirectly provide support for staff as needed to supply community resource information.

social-emotional support.