Massachusetts General Hospital

Center of Excellence for Youth Treatment and Recovery

The Center of Excellence for Youth Treatment and Recovery will focus on understanding and enhancing youth substance use disorder recovery through actionable science, education, advocacy and the translation, synthesis, and dissemination of youth treatment and recovery research. It will reinvigorate and and inspire the scientific community nationally to engage and train the next generation of researchers focused on creating and testing innovative models of care for adolescents and emerging adults and foster new collaborations to become a leading resource and a national model.

CATEGORY: Community Change
AMOUNT: $1,749,130

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