School Counseling, Physical & Behavioral Health Services Resources
Anonymous HIV Antibody Counseling and Testing Sites
Confidential or anonymous? Two weeks’ wait or twenty minutes? Saliva or blood? Where do I go for testing? Find the answers to these questions by downloading this information sheet.
What's the Scoop? HIV Testing and Testing Sites
Every student in grades kindergarten through twelve with asthma should have a current Maine School Asthma Plan completed. Tools are available on the Maine Asthma Prevention and Control Program’s website.
Avian Flu Information - November 2005
Maine Frequently Asked Questions on Avian and Pandemic Influenza
Avian Flu Fact Sheet
Flu Posters (DHHS)
These handwashing and health posters for kids may be used as handouts or as posters.
Keep Germs to Yourself 1
Keep Germs to Yourself 2
Maine School Health Manual
The School Health Manual is available electronically. Each section of the Manual is available as a separate electronic file from this site. www.maine.gov/education/sh/contents.htm. Specific resources within the manual include:
Did you know that suicide is the second leading cause of death (after unintentional injuries) for Maine youth aged 15-19 and 20-24? The Suicide Prevention Home Page was designed to help youth, families, people working with youth, and the general public to be informed about this serious problem in Maine.
Youth Suicide Prevention, Intervention, & Postvention Guidelines: A Resource for School Personnel
Suicide Prevention Guidelines
American Academy of Pediatrics
National Network for Immunization Information