Accessible Academics USA, Inc.

Bringing Accessible Academics to Scale

“This two-year grant in the amount of $80,000 supports staff hiring additions to provide transition and academic coaching to college students with learning challenges.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Williamsville, NY
AMOUNT: $80,000 over Two Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2018
WEBSITE: http://www.accessibleacademics.org


Helping Students Deal with Mental Health Challenges

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the growing mental health crisis for too many young people. Even before the pandemic, depression, anxiety, and suicidality rates were sharply rising among teens in America. In 2019, rates of adolescents reporting a major depressive episode were up 60 percent from about ten years prior.[1] Articles appear in the media … Continued