Health Law Advocates

Mental Health Advocacy Program for Kids (MHAP for Kids)

“Funds awarded for continued operation and evaluation of 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 (Barnstable, Dukes, Essex, Nantucket)
AMOUNT: $297,918 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2018
WEBSITE: http://www.healthlawadvocates.org


Helping Young People Achieve Their Goals: Center for Self-Advocacy

Transitioning to adulthood is a challenge for many young people. This challenge is further heightened for individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID) as they move from children to adult services. Studies show that individuals with ID are more likely to have poorer post school outcomes relative to their peers without disabilities. Recently, the Tower Foundation provided … Continued