Whole Child Supports and Safety

This section provides guidance and resources that highlight the main elements of the Whole Child model that addresses social, personal, academic and developmental success to create positive, supportive environments within schools. The Whole Child model is aimed at ensuring that each child has their physical, mental, and social emotional needs met at every level, in every grade and setting throughout the school year.

  1. Health Services
    1. CDC Vaccine Toolkit
    2. CDC Resources for Health Services Personnel
    3. NE DHHS COVID-19 Resources and Information
    4. Employee Well-being 
      1. CDC Self-Care poster
    5. Nutrition environment and services
  2. School Safety/Facilities
    1. CDC Cleaning and Disinfecting in Schools and Classrooms
  3. Community involvement
    1. Nebraska COVID-19 vaccine plan
    2. Tribal communities
    3. Community Organizations and Gatherings
    4. Family engagement
  4. Mental Health 
    1. Additional Resources
      1. Nebraska Helpline
      2. Crisis Text Line
      3. Lifeline
      4. Nebraska Mental Health 
      5. Nebraska Behavioral Health Resources for Schools