City of Newburyport

Regional Prevention Coordinator

“Grant funds to support regional expansion of coalition work focusing on positive youth development with the goal of promoting youth assets to prevent substance use and mental health problems.”

CATEGORY: Community Change
LOCATION: Newburyport, MA
AMOUNT: $378,792 over Three Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2017


LDA Builds Parents’ Confidence in Advocacy Skills

2018 marked the end of a three-year grant to the Learning Disabilities Association of Western New York (“LDA”) for its Equitable Education Advocacy Program, which helps parents build their capacity to advocate for a child with a learning disability. Parents are often not sure what kinds of accommodations can help their child succeed in school, … Continued