DHAC - District Health Advisory Council

The Jeffco DHAC:
  • Is required by the District Wellness Policy
  • Oversees and revises District Wellness Policy
  • Provides collaboration across areas of school wellness

Jeffco District Health Advisory Council Mission
To support culture, policy, and environments that promote healthy lifestyle choices, life skills and attitudes, benefiting staff, students and their families thus enhancing individual potential, well-being, academic achievement, and  establishing Jeffco Schools as a leader in wellness promotion.

DHAC Meetings

The Jeffco DHAC meets as a large, 20-30 person group three times a school year.

A smaller Steering Committee also meets in-between the large meetings and is primarily district-level department representation. 

Meeting Notes

New members welcome, please contact Emily O'Winter at eowinter@jeffco.k12.co.us if you would like to join. 

The Jeffco DHAC has representation from the following:



Jefferson Center for Mental Health

School Principals

Jeffco PTA

Jeffco Student Services

Metro Community Provider Network

Jeffco Employee Wellness

Jeffco Physical Education Curriculum Coordinator

Jeffco Grants Coordinator

Jefferson County Public Health

Healthy Schools Coordinator

Jeffco Food Service Operations

Health Education 

Social Emotional Wellness

Tobacco Prevention

Jeffco Risk Management

District Employee Assistance Program

Jeffco Schools Foundation

Western Dairy Association

Jeffco Health Services

Jeffco Employee Benefits

Local Medical Doctor

Kaiser Permanente

District Media Specialist