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SAHRC is a technical assistance and training center focused on supporting public health professionals to improve the health and well-being of adolescents & young adults. We are a...

Center within the University of Minnesota

We help state public health professionals successfully support and engage young people to grow, thrive and be healthy through technical assistance and training:

  • Navigating the role of the State Adolescent Health Coordinator
  • Identifying & using evidence-based practices
  • Managing partnerships
  • Engaging youth as partners
  • Strategic planning and action
  • Training the workforce
  • Building public will (advocacy, marketing & communications)

Partner in the Adolescent & Young Adult Health - Nat'l Resource Center

SAHRC works with our AYAH-NRC partners to support state public health professionals and clinical partners to improve healthcare for teens & young adults (age 10-25) in 3 areas:

  • Getting youth to door for preventive care
  • Improving the quality of preventive care
  • Improving state/systems-level policies and practices