Children’s Health Council (CHC) empowers students to reach their highest potential by building skills that address social, emotional and academic challenges. CHC is comprised of four divisions:
• The Center for Learning Support: Guidance and innovative programs from professionals specializing in ADHD & inattention, anxiety & depression, Autism Spectrum Disorders, learning challenges and more
• Community Clinic: Expert advice and treatment for students whose educational progress is impeded by broad-based emotional health challenges. For kids served by Medi-Cal and Healthy Families programs.
• Esther B. Clark School: Therapeutic, behavioral and educational services for students in grades 2-10 with complex emotional and learning challenges
• Sand Hill School: Early intervention for bright students in grades K-4 who struggle with learning, attention and social skills
CHC has a rich history of serving our community’s kids and families. Founded in 1953 by one of Palo Alto’s first pediatricians, Dr. Esther B. Clark, CHC has remained steadfast in its mission to help children, teens and families find the best ways to learn, develop and thrive. – less