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A Community-Based Approach to Preventing Intellectual Disabilities Caused by Lead Exposure Among Refugee Children in Buffalo, NY

The proposed project is a community-based participatory program designed to prevent intellectual disabilities caused by lead exposure among high-risk refugee children in Buffalo, NY.

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Syracuse, NY
AMOUNT: $150,000
WEBSITE: www.homehq.org

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