Clearinghouse Resource


Comparative Case Study of Caring Across Communities: Identifying Essential Components of Comprehensive School-Linked Mental Health Services for Refugee and Immigrant Children


McNeely, Clea
Sprecher, Katharine
Bates, Denise


Washington, DC: The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

May 2010, 44 pages

Description of Resource

This report is an evaluation of the three-year Caring across Communities grant program and explores the challenges experienced by the children and families the CAC programs served; the necessary components of comprehensive mental health services for refugee and immigrant children; and how partnerships between schools and multiple community agencies can work collaboratively to implement the necessary components of comprehensive mental health services.