Childrens Center for Communication/Beverly School for the Deaf

Ensuring the Mental health of Teachers and Staff

Teaching and caring for students during the COVID-19 pandemic was a challenge for the teachers and professional staff at Children’s Center for Communication/Beverly School for the Deaf which has impacted their mental health and well being. Funds will be used to contract MindWise Innovations to offer access to confidential online mental health screenings, counseling and other services and resources to improve staff mental health.

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
AMOUNT: $7,710

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