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Charles Basch has compiled a short list of recommended websites for finding evidence-based school health programs, all of them supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and other federal and nongovernmental organizations:

http://findyouthinfo.gov. This website, created by the Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs, which is composed of representatives from 18 federal departments and agencies, provides interactive tools and other resources to plan, implement and participate in effective programs for youth.

http://evidencebasedprograms.org. The Social Programs That Work website is run by the Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy to identify interventions.

http://ies.ed.gov/ncee/wwc. The What Works Clearinghouse is an initiative of the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences.

www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/AdolescentHealth/Registries.htm. The Registries of Programs Effective in Reducing Youth Risk Behaviors is a product of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

http://nrepp.samhsa.gov. The National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices is a site run by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.


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