Community Health Worker Network of Buffalo f/b/o Health Foundation of Western and Central New York

Children, Families, and Trauma: Building Resiliency - Phase I

“This grant contributes to the first phase of the Health Foundation for Western and Central New York’s “Children, Families and Trauma: Building Resiliency” project. The Tower Foundation’s funding will be used to support training in trauma-sensitive care and Human Centered Design for Erie and Niagara County preschool providers.”

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
LOCATION: Buffalo, NY
AMOUNT: $30,000 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2018


Helping Young People Achieve Their Goals: Center for Self-Advocacy

Transitioning to adulthood is a challenge for many young people. This challenge is further heightened for individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID) as they move from children to adult services. Studies show that individuals with ID are more likely to have poorer post school outcomes relative to their peers without disabilities. Recently, the Tower Foundation provided … Continued