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


Nowhere to Turn: A Comprehensive Approach to Treatment-Resistant Behaviors

Right now, in Western New York, if you are an adolescent with disabilities and are experiencing a behavioral crisis, there is nowhere local for you to receive care. Neurobehavioral units are dedicated to the assessment and treatment of children and young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who have severe behavioral problems, yet Buffalo … Continued