Community Concern of Western New York, Inc.

Community Concern of WNY and Hamburg Counseling Services Merger

“This grant helsp to underwrite the expenses associated with the merger of Community Concern of Western New York and Hamburg Counseling Center.”

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
LOCATION: Derby, NY
AMOUNT: $60,000 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2017

The phrases "Join the Conversation" and "Let's Talk Stigma" on either side of a microphone.


Join the Conversation: An Anti-Stigma Campaign

Back in the fall of 2015, a coalition of Erie County-based behavioral health providers, agencies, and funders began to take shape. The group, coming together as the Erie County Anti-Stigma Coalition, dedicated itself to addressing the negative perceptions that so many continue to have about mental health challenges and people who deal with these challenges. … Continued