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


Gigi’s Playhouse: Providing a Welcoming Community Space for Individuals Living with Down Syndrome in Western New York

A former beauty school in Buffalo is now a lively gathering place for people with Down syndrome and their families. The spacious, welcoming site is GiGi’s Playhouse Buffalo, a local organization connected to the GiGi’s Playhouse national network of 51 Down syndrome Achievement Centers. Renovations to the space were complete and Executive Director Emily Mondschein … Continued