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


Gigi’s Playhouse: Providing a Welcoming Community Space for Individuals Living with Down Syndrome in Western New York

A former beauty school in Buffalo is now a lively gathering place for people with Down syndrome and their families. The spacious, welcoming site is GiGi’s Playhouse Buffalo, a local organization connected to the GiGi’s Playhouse national network of 51 Down syndrome Achievement Centers. Renovations to the space were complete and Executive Director Emily Mondschein … Continued