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Health Resources

Akron Children's Hospital School-Based Health Care Services

Akron Children’s Hospital school nursing staff and pediatric providers see kids and teens for private and confidential medical care at your child’s school.

With your permission, your child can receive treatment for minor illnesses like:

  • Cold and flu
  • Fever
  • Sore throat
  • Allergy and sinus issues
  • Help managing asthma
  • Pink eye
  • Rashes and poison ivy
  • Respiratory infections

Some schools also offer in-person appointments for:

  • Annual well visits
  • Sports physicals
  • Vaccines

For more information, download the program flierhow-to-use services flierFAQs and consent form. You may also watch the program YouTube video and visit the website.


Akron Children's Hospital has provided an infographic on cyberbullying and what signs to look for in your children and their health. Download the infographic for more information.

Summit County Public Health

Summit County Public Health also offers excellent information on a variety of health topics, including COVID 19. Visit the website for more information. You can find the latest COVID 19 update (September 2023) here >>.

Akron Public Schools Health Information

Akron Public Schools has information for staff on COVID 19 Safety Protocols for Reporting to Work. Click here >>.

Resources are also available to staff and family members via the Employee Assistance Plan (EAP). Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and 365 days a year. Call 1-800-252-4555, visit or watch the program video.

Summer EBT Sun Bucks
Sun Bucks provides a total of a $120 grocery benefit per eligible child over the summer. Most children who receive public benefits will be automatically approved. Learn more, and apply here.

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