Our Impact

 

At Health Connected, we are committed to maximizing our impact in the communities we serve. To learn more about our impact on California's youth and the families and schools that support them, check out our indicators of success:

 

During the 2019-2020 school year, we served a total of 13,567 people.

Youth

During the 2019-2020 school year, Health Connected served 10,258 students at 111 schools, primarily in San Mateo County and Santa Clara County, through our Youth Services program (in-school puberty and sexuality education for students ages 10-18).

Among students who received our Youth Services program:

 

  • 74% of 5th and 6th graders now feel more comfortable with their body and puberty changes.

 

  • 87% of 7th and 8th graders can now talk about sexual health with their parent(s) or a trusted adult.

 

  • 70% of 9th graders now feel more comfortable accessing services at a clinic now or in the future.

 

  • 94% of 11th and 12th graders agree that this program made it easier for them to practice safer sex now or in the future.

Parents

During the 2019-2020 school year, Health Connected provided our Parent Services programs (adapatable workshops on family communication surrounding puberty and sexuality and information sessions) to 2,217 parents of adolescents and pre-adolescents.

Providers

During the 2019-2020 school year, Health Connected trained 676 education professionals through our Training & Technical Assistance program, impacting roughly 57,312 additional students.

To learn more about Health Connected's impact, download our latest Annual Reports and Impact Reports below: