Mental Health Association of Erie County

Join the Conversation: Anti-Stigma Campaign

“Tower funds will support the launch of Join the Conversation, a public awareness campaign designed to reduce mental illness stigma in Erie County, NY.”

CATEGORY: Community Change
LOCATION: Buffalo, NY
AMOUNT: $200,000 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