Childrens Center for Communication/Beverly School for the Deaf

Ensuring the Mental health of Teachers and Staff

Teaching and caring for students during the COVID-19 pandemic was a challenge for the teachers and professional staff at Children’s Center for Communication/Beverly School for the Deaf which has impacted their mental health and well being. Funds will be used to contract MindWise Innovations to offer access to confidential online mental health screenings, counseling and other services and resources to improve staff mental health.

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
AMOUNT: $7,710

Empowering Parents to Advocate for Inclusion

Massachusetts Advocates for Children is working to remove the barriers that exist in education to create equitable opportunities for children and youth to learn, grow, and thrive. The organization focuses its advocacy efforts on children and youth who face significant barriers, inequities, and/or discrimination because of their economic status, disability, race, ethnicity, culture, or immigration … Continued