Vermont - Wellness/WSCC Council (district level): Stakeholders

Area: 
Stakeholders
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law encourages/recommends creation of WSCC or wellness district council.

The Vermont Statutes 16-001-007-136 Wellness program; Advisory Council on Wellness and Comprehensive Health

e) Any school district board or supervisory union board may establish a wellness community advisory council to inventory community programs and assets and to assist the school board and community in developing and implementing wellness programs. The school board shall provide public notice to the community to allow all interested parties to apply for appointment. The school board shall endeavor to appoint members who represent various points of view and expertise within the community regarding wellness programs. Members may include representatives from coordinated school health teams, teachers, school administrators, students, community members, health care providers, parents, and others.

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