Buffalo State College Foundation, Inc.

Access BSC: Bridge to Success in College

“Buffalo State College’s Student Accessibility Services Office will offer one-week summer programs for high school students with learning disabilities focusing on college transition, academic preparation, and assistive technologies.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
AMOUNT: $54,142 over Two Years
WEBSITE: http://www.buffalostate.edu

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