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

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