Kids Escaping Drugs

Narrative Exposure Treatment: Integrating an evidence-based trauma intervention with residential substance abuse treatment for adolescents.

“This project will involve training Renaissance Addiction Services, Inc. clinicians in Narrative Exposure Therapy (NET) in order to better address the needs of youths with co-occurring substance use disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: West Seneca, NY
AMOUNT: $77,932 over Two Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2017


LDA Builds Parents’ Confidence in Advocacy Skills

2018 marked the end of a three-year grant to the Learning Disabilities Association of Western New York (“LDA”) for its Equitable Education Advocacy Program, which helps parents build their capacity to advocate for a child with a learning disability. Parents are often not sure what kinds of accommodations can help their child succeed in school, … Continued