CDC supports state, territorial, and local education and health agencies to help build and strengthen their capacity to improve child and adolescent health. These agencies apply for and receive funding in one or more of the following areas: HIV, STD, and unintended pregnancy prevention; and school-based surveillance including the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) and the School Health Profiles (Profiles).
CDC also supports national non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to provide capacity-building assistance to education agencies, health agencies, community-based organizations, institutions of higher education, organizations that serve youth and parents, organizations that serve youth at high risk for HIV infection, and CDC-funded NGOs.
State, territorial, and local agencies are currently funded by CDC's Division of Adolescent and School Health (DASH) under Funding Opportunity Announcement 1308 (August 1, 2013 - July 31, 2018).
HIV, STD, and Unintended Pregnancy Prevention
CDC provides funding for state and local education agencies to help districts and schools deliver exemplary sexual health education emphasizing HIV and other STD prevention (ESHE); increase adolescent access to key sexual health services (SHS); and establish safe and supportive environments for students and staff (SSE). In addition, funding is provided to track policies, educate key decision makers on policy issues, and help districts and schools implement policies, including laws, regulations, procedures, administrative actions, incentives, or voluntary practices of governments and other institutions, related to HIV/STD prevention.
Local Education Agencies (LEAs)
CDC provides funding for state, territorial, and local education agencies and state health agencies to establish and strengthen systematic procedures to collect and report Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) and School Health Profiles data for policy and program improvements.
Youth Online - Data from the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS)
Youth Online lets you analyze national, state, and local Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) data from 1991 - 2013. Data from high school and middle school surveys are included.
Local Education Agencies (LEAs)
- Baltimore, MD
- Boston, MA
- Broward County, FL
- Chicago, IL
- Cleveland, OH
- DeKalb County, GA
- Detroit, MI
- District of Columbia
- Duval County, FL
- Ft. Worth, TX
- Houston, TX
- Los Angeles, CA
- Miami-Dade County, FL
- New York, NY
- Oakland, CA
- Orange County, FL
- Palm Beach County, FL
- Philadelphia, PA
- San Diego, CA
- San Francisco, CA
- Shelby County, TN
State Education Agencies (SEAs)
CDC provides funding for national non-governmental organizations (NGO) to help state and local education agencies deliver exemplary sexual health education emphasizing HIV and other STD prevention (ESHE); increase adolescent access to key sexual health services (SHS); and establish safe and supportive environments for students and staff (SSE).
National Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) Funded to Build Capacity for LEA HIV/STD Prevention
National Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) Funded to Build Capacity for SEA HIV/STD Prevention
Young Men Who Have Sex With Men (YMSM)
CDC provides funding for national non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and local education agencies (LEAs) to implement multiple program activities to meet the HIV/STD prevention needs of young men who have sex with men (YMSM) based on jurisdictional data, and to develop strategic partnerships and collaborations between schools and community-based, mental health, and social services organizations to accomplish this work. For more information about this project, visit the YMSM Project page.
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- Page last updated: August 1, 2016
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