City of Gloucester Health Department

Cape Ann/North Shore Youth-Led Mental Health Wellness Initiative

Improve youth mental health in the Cape Ann/North Shore region through the creation of a youth-directed regional action network to collaborate with existing partnerships in implementing strategies that will effect positive systems level changes in the youth mental health environment.

CATEGORY: Community Change
LOCATION: Gloucester, MA
AMOUNT: $150,000

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