Greater Lawrence Community Action Council

Parenting Through Recovery at GLCAC Inc.

“Funds awarded to implement the Parenting Through Recovery program, an innovative blend of parent education, life skills workshops, and case management intended to help young parents in recovery remain sober and raise their children in positive and nurturing homes.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Lawrence, MA
AMOUNT: $116,126 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2018
WEBSITE: www.glcac.org


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