School-Based Adolescent Health Care Program (Overfelt & San Jose H.S.'s)

The Foundation's School-Based Adolescent Health Care Program was designed to strengthen the capacity of communities and families to meet the multiple health and health-related needs of adolescents by utilizing local public secondary schools as a principal locus of care.This is a 2nd-phase grant awarded under the 19-site national program to provide comprehensive health services to the 700 adolescents at San Jose Academy and 2,000 adolescents at Overfelt High School. Staffing for the clinics consists of a medical director, an FNP/PA, counselor and clerk at each site. Medical backup will be provided by San Jose Hospital.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $400,000.00

Awarded on: 5/11/1989

Time frame: 7/1/1989 - 5/30/1990

Grant Number: 15249


Visiting Nurse Association, Inc.

2025 Gateway Place, Suite 260
San Jose, 95110-0000

Georgiana M. Coray
Project Director