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School Details

School Initiative Information

Initiative Name: Linkages to Learning (Montgomery County, MD)
Leadership Type: Local Government led
Location Type: Suburban
Address: 51 Monroe Street
Rockville, MD 20850 US
Phone: 240.777.1731
Fax:
Email: alyssa.sanders@montgomerycountymd.gov
Website: http://www6.montgomerycountymd.gov/content/linkages/index.html
 

Overview

Linkages to Learning is a school-based collaboration among the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services, the Montgomery County Public Schools and non-profit, community based service providers. The program provides accessible services to at-risk children and their families to improve adjustment to and performance in school, home, and community. Prevention and early intervention services include health, mental health, social services and educational support.

Services/Programs Offered

Mental health services, individual/group child, parent and family counseling, in-service training for teachers, school-based health centers (at two schools), clothing and housing assistance, translation and transportation services, food/clothing/book drives, after-school and evening recreation programs, adult ESOL and literacy education,

Partnerships

·         Catholic University School of Nursing
·         Children's National Medical Center
·         Family Services Agency
·         GUIDE Youth Services
·         Holy Cross Hospital
·         Mental Health Association
·         Montgomery County Public Schools
·         Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services
·         Montgomery County Collaboration Council for Children, Youth and Families
·         Rockville Youth Services
·         Silver Spring Branch YMCA Youth Services

Results

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Funding Sources

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Resources for the Field

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