Erie County Medical Center Corporation

Intensive Outpatient Program and Help Center Expansion

ECMC requests a five-year grant to support implementation of an Intensive Outpatient Program and expansion of its Help Center hours.

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Buffalo NY
AMOUNT: $258,118
YEAR AWARDED: 2021
WEBSITE: http://ecmc.edu/


Helping Students Deal with Mental Health Challenges

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the growing mental health crisis for too many young people. Even before the pandemic, depression, anxiety, and suicidality rates were sharply rising among teens in America. In 2019, rates of adolescents reporting a major depressive episode were up 60 percent from about ten years prior.[1] Articles appear in the media … Continued