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Mental Health Advocacy Program for Kids (MHAP for Kids)

“This grant provides continuing support for the operation and evaluation of the Mental Health Advocacy Program for Kids (MHAP for Kids), which ensures that young people with mental health issues are connected to supports to help address their needs.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Boston, MA
AMOUNT: $297,918 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2018

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Building Capacity to Adopt New Curriculum

The Research Institute for Learning and Development (ResearchILD) was granted $205,000 in 2016 to build a robust, school-wide approach to implementing an Executive Function (EF) curriculum in Saugus, Massachusetts at the Belmonte Middle School. ResearchILD is a nonprofit located just outside of Essex County in Lexington, that designs, implements, and evaluates programs that strengthen EF … Continued