Nantucket Lighthouse School

Educational Speaker Series

“This grant will permit Nantucket Lighthouse School to bring a nationally renowned speaker to Nantucket to provide education to its staff, the staff at Fairwinds: Nantucket’s Counseling Center, and the broader community about dyslexia.”

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
LOCATION: Nantucket, MA
AMOUNT: $19,400 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2019
WEBSITE: https://nantucketlighthouseschool.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