Advocating for Virginia’s School Children
Where do I begin?
Start by knowing your legislator. Visit the State of Virginia website to find your local representatives.
Then, get to know the state laws in Virginia. Visit the State of Virginia website to review state laws regarding school nursing.
Annual School Nurses Day at the General Assembly
School Nurses from Virginia meet in Richmond each year to discuss School Health Priorities with legislators.
Resources to Promote a School Nurse in Every School
VASN Public Policy Agenda
School + School Nurses = Safe Healthy Students
Registered Nurses in Virginia Schools
VASN Legislative Priorities
VASN Public Comments
Standards of Quality (2016)
Position Statement for Standards of Quality
Life Threatening Food Allergies