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
WEBSITE: http://www.communityconcern.org


Helping Students Deal with Mental Health Challenges

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the growing mental health crisis for too many young people. Even before the pandemic, depression, anxiety, and suicidality rates were sharply rising among teens in America. In 2019, rates of adolescents reporting a major depressive episode were up 60 percent from about ten years prior.[1] Articles appear in the media … Continued