• Promotes the concept of positive youth development in schools and the community via the 40 Developmental Assets.
  • Provides resources and technical assistance to school personnel, students and the community on current adolescent health trends.

RESA 5's Adolescent Health Initiative is a partner with the following projects:

  • Brain Under Construction Zone (BUCZ) - United Way initiative.
  • STARS - Schools Tackling At Risk Situations - Westbrook Health Services/RESA 5.
  • STARS - Super Teens Achieving Regional Success - Westbrook Health Service/RESA 5.
  • Substance Abuse Prevention (SAP) Grant - Westbrook Health Services.