Empower

Startup Costs: Empower at Home

“This one-year grant in the amount of $52,460 supports Empower at Home, a pilot project to provide family and individual support for transitions to independent living and housing options.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Niagara Falls, NY
AMOUNT: $52,460 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2017


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