Empower

Strength in Unity: Autism Services, Cantalician Center, and Empower Seek to Join Forces

“This grant will support Empower’s merger with Autism Services and the Cantalician Center for Learning. Both agencies are located in Western New York.”

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
LOCATION: Niagara Falls, NY
AMOUNT: $50,000 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2019


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