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


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