The L.A. Trust for Children’s Health: a Video Introduction
A Message from Maryjane Puffer, Executive Director
The Art of Health Promotion: Highlighting the HEAL Murals
The L.A. Trust Internship Experience
Narrating the Gage Story
“The L.A. Trust’s Tooth Fairy Convention”
On October 11, The L.A. Trust for Children’s Health gathered community partners, sponsors, dental providers and more than 600 community members to partake in its inaugural Tooth Fairy Convention at Los Angeles’ Exposition Park. The super fun event offered free dental screenings, oral health education, insurance enrollment navigation, healthy foods, fun, prizes, celebrity appearances, music and more!
Linked Learning/ Health Career Pathways Program
Public Service Announcements
As part of the Summer 2015 Linked Learning/Health Career Pathways program, The L.A. Trust for Children’s Health employed 19 LAUSD students to create content to promote the LAUSD Wellness Network, which includes 14 school-based health centers offering comprehensive health services including physical, mental and oral health. Below are 6 public service announcements on 3 topics: Healthy Eating/Obesity Prevention, Healthy Relationships, and California’s Minor Consent Law.
Stand Up for Yourself: A PSA on Healthy Relationships
The Fist: A PSA on Healthy Relationships
Start The Change: A PSA on Obesity Prevention
Change the Rules: A PSA on Healthy Eating
It’s YourRight: A PSA on Minor Consent Law
Minor Consent Major Power: A PSA on Minor Consent Law in CA
Videos from the Early Years!
“Engaging Teens to Promote Health”
The L.A. Trust has prioritized student engagement as a key strategy in our goal of maximizing wellness on LAUSD campuses. As part of that work, we recently brought Molina Health Care together with The L.A. Trust Youth Advisory Board members and other student leaders from across our Wellness Center campuses where they were empowered to learn valuable skills on how to hold a town hall meetings and conduct interviews. Watch also for powerful messaging from our Executive Director, Maryjane Puffer.
“The L.A. Trust Connects”
Discover the unique role of The L.A. Trust for Children’s Health (The L.A. Trust), Los Angeles Unified School District’s non-profit which supports the school health programs throughout the district including the new Wellness Centers and our Oral Health Initiative. Dr. Rebecca Dudovitz, UCLA Researcher, speaks from the heart about The L.A. Trust’s vital role in connecting education and health services for the students of Los Angeles Unified School District, their families, and the surrounding communities.