Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda Union Free School District

Trauma-Informed Educational Practices Expanded Implementation

“This grant will allow the Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District to continue its work with University at Buffalo’s Institute for Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care to create a district-wide trauma-sensitive culture and revise policies to reflect trauma-sensitive approaches.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Buffalo, NY
AMOUNT: $75,117 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2019
WEBSITE: https://www.ktufsd.org/


Team Fourteen

In early 2016, Lahey Behavioral Health (now Beth Israel Lahey Behavioral Services) was looking to bring more family-focused counseling options to young people dealing with substance use disorders in Essex County.  Community-level data suggested that as many as 28% of patients in treatment were under the age of 25.   Young people leaving treatment (residential or … Continued