Daemen College

Center for Allied and Unified Sport and Exercise (CAUSE)

“Through the Center for Allied and Unified Sport and Exercise (CAUSE), people with intellectual disabilities get to enjoy a range of sports and physical activities at a Daemen College gym alongside Daemen students and under the supervision of Daemen College’s athletic department coaches and faculty.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Amherst, NY
AMOUNT: $65,997 over Two Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2019
WEBSITE: https://daemenwildcats.com/sports/2017/8/22/daemen-college-cause.aspx


Team Fourteen

In early 2016, Lahey Behavioral Health (now Beth Israel Lahey Behavioral Services) was looking to bring more family-focused counseling options to young people dealing with substance use disorders in Essex County.  Community-level data suggested that as many as 28% of patients in treatment were under the age of 25.   Young people leaving treatment (residential or … Continued