School Based Health Center at Church Street School

Hamden’s local health department, the Quinnipiack Valley Health District operates the School Based Health Center (SBHC) at Church Street Elementary School.  The SBHC is staffed by a team of licensed professionals provided through a partnership with Cornell Scott-Hill Health Corporation.


8:00am-4:00pm | Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Visits can be made in-person or Telehealth
Third floor next to the elevator. 



To learn more about services and if you have any questions click on the links below. 
All services are free (no costs/fees) to families and students; however, students must be enrolled in the SBHC in order to receive services.


Download the applications below.



Our Services

  • Treatment and follow-up of minor illnesses and injuries
  • Prescription and/or dispensing of medication for treatment
  • Routine checkups and immunizations if needed
  • Yearly Health Assessments and Immunization Reviews
  • Treatment of skin conditions
  • Health education program for children/parents
  • Nutrition counseling 
  • Assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of social and emotional problems
  • Individual, group, and family counseling
  • Risk reduction and early intervention services
  • Referrals for primary care providers
  • Case management, outreach and advocacy with school and social service agencies
  • No out of pocket cost for medical or behavioral health services though insurance is billed
  • Accept all health insurance plans


Carol Dacres

SBHC Church Street School Office Manager/
Outreach Coordinator
Church Street School
95 Church Street
Hamden, CT 06514
Tel: 203-407-4368

Jennifer FitzGerald, APRN

School Based Nurse Practitioner
Church Street School
95 Church Street
Hamden, CT 06514
Tel: 203-407-4379