For nearly 40 years, on-campus case managers have changed the lives of countless students, and their families, not just at school, but at home as well.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Over the course of nearly 40 years, across 18 different school districts and 65 different school campuses, the impact that Communities in Schools only continues to expand. An impact that is felt not just on-campus, but at home.
“We work really closely with counselors, social workers, teachers, administrators, to identify students that just may need somebody to listen to,” explained Christa Creek, chief program officer for Communities in Schools of the Coastal Bend.
Creek and her team credits the work of on-campus case managers, who are always there for students ready to help fill the gap of whatever it is they may be needing. At times that’s homework help, but other times, it may be their families that need extra help with bills …