You are here

Health and Wellness

Fact Sheets

  • Comprehensive Health Education Grant (PDF)
    The Colorado Comprehensive Health Education Grant encourages a planned, sequential health education program offered at every grade level pre-K through grade 12. The intent of the program is to foster healthy behaviors through increasing students’ health knowledge and skills to establish and maintain their health and wellness in addition to the modification and reduction of “high-risk behaviors.”
  • Marijuana Use Prevention Resource Bank (PDF)
    The Marijuana Use Prevention Resource Bank, also known as the Jack Splitt Memorial Marijuana Resource Bank, consists of evidence-based, research-based and promising materials and curricula pertaining to marijuana use prevention to help public schools address marijuana use with students in the age of legal recreation for adults.
  • Title V State Sexual Risk Avoidance Education (PDF)
    The Colorado state plan for the Title V State Sexual Risk Avoidance Education (SRAE) Grant Program is part of a comprehensive approach to adolescent well-being that seeks to support Colorado youth in developing and navigating healthy relationships and in making decisions that result in a reduction in teen pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections.
  • Youth Mental Health First Aid (PDF)
    Youth Mental Health First Aid USA is an eight-hour public education program that introduces participants to the observable risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds understanding of the importance of early intervention and teaches individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or who is experiencing a mental health challenge. 

View all Fact Sheets & FAQs from the Communications Division

We want to hear from you! Answer two quick questions.