Buffalo Center for Arts and Technology

Continuing the critical access to mental health counseling for high school youth attending BCAT

Funded BCAT $79,019 over two years to cover 50% of their annual MSW costs and so that they can continue their commitment to supporting the mental health of high school youth. A full-time MSW is critical to meeting the mental health needs of youth who have faced severe personal and academic challenges due to social isolation over the pandemic.

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
AMOUNT: $79,019
WEBSITE: https://buffaloartstechcenter.org/

Being Yourself is Good Enough

Through advocacy, education, and counseling, teen immigrants connected to Bridges from Borders are exposed to community-based tools that build confidence, provide a sense of belonging, and empower them to learn and grow on their journey toward mental wellbeing. As immigrants living in Western New York, these teens have some things in common; however, the intersection … Continued