Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo

WNY COVID-19 Community Response Fund

The WNY COVID-19 Community Response Fund is a collaborative effort between the United Way of Buffalo and Erie County and numerous regional foundations to pool resources and distribute them to best meet critical needs across Western New York’s eight counties.

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
LOCATION: Buffalo, NY
AMOUNT: $450,000
YEAR AWARDED: 2020
WEBSITE: www.cfgb.org


Nowhere to Turn: A Comprehensive Approach to Treatment-Resistant Behaviors

Right now, in Western New York, if you are an adolescent with disabilities and are experiencing a behavioral crisis, there is nowhere local for you to receive care. Neurobehavioral units are dedicated to the assessment and treatment of children and young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who have severe behavioral problems, yet Buffalo … Continued