The Ohio School-Based Health Alliance (“Ohio Alliance”) is the only nonpartisan, statewide organization created to advance and support the sustainability and expansion of school-based health care to reduce disparities and improve health and education outcomes for Ohio’s students, their families, and communities. Since 2010, the Ohio Alliance has been designated as the state affiliate of the national School-Based Health Alliance.
The Ohio Alliance was relaunched in 2021 as a fiscally sponsored initiative of Health Impact Ohio, a Regional Healthcare Improvement Collaborative based in Columbus, Ohio.
Building a future in which every student, family, and community has the equitable health services, supports, and systems they need to achieve optimal health and education outcomes.
To improve access to comprehensive, integrated health services through school-based health care to advance equity and improve health and education outcomes for students, their families, and communities.
Advance high-quality and innovative school health services for every community
Ensure accountability for delivering meaningful results
Invest in collaborative relationships and partnerships to advance school-based health care
Prioritize initiatives that support equity and justice in health and education
Center and amplify diversify voices of students, families, and communities across Ohio
HOW WE DO OUR WORK
Engagement and Outreach
Develop and sustain regional and statewide school-based health care coalitions and communities of practice.
The Ohio Alliance is grateful for the support of our funders: