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Whole School Whole Community Whole Child Model

Explanation of Change from CSHP to WSCC Model

The Coordinated School Health (CSH) approach has been used nationwide to integrate health-promoting programs, policies, and practices in the school setting. The CSH approach has been expanded to the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) model. This new model puts more emphasis on the psychosocial and physical environments and incorporates the growing role of community and family involvement. Furthermore, the WSCC model includes 10 components, including the splitting of two CSH components, Healthy and Safe School Environment and Family/Community Involvement, to create four distinct components.

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Description of the WSCC Model

Overview of the WSCC Model

Expansion of the CSH Model

Facts about WSCC

Components of the WSCC Model

Health Education

Nutrition Environment and Services

Employee Wellness

Social and Emotional Climate

Physical Environment

Health Services

Counseling, Psychological and Social Services

Community Involvement

Family Engagement

Physical Education and Physical Activity


Create Your Own WSCC Initiative

Research Updates and Links

Multi-Media for WSCC Advocacy

Whole School Whole Community Whole Child Model Infographic

Upcoming Events

MASP 2017 Fall Conference: Bullying Prevention and Intervention

October 20, 2017
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St. Louis Area Regional Child Hunger Summit

October 24, 2017
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Northwest Area Regional Child Hunger Summit

October 26, 2017
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2017 Missouri School Nutrition Association Annual Conference

October 27, 2017 - October 29, 2017
Branson, MO
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Northeast Missouri Regional Child Hunger Summit

November 9, 2017
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Missouri Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance 2017 State Convention

November 10, 2017 - November 12, 2017
Lake Ozark
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Central Missouri Regional Child Hunger Summit

November 16, 2017
Jefferson City
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25th Annual Coordinated School Health Conference

November 30, 2017 - December 2, 2017
Lake Ozark
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Strengthening Your Building Level Suicide Plan

December 6, 2017
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MCSHC Quarterly Meeting

March 14, 2018
Columbia, MO
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