National Center for Learning Disabilities, Inc. (NCLD)

Understood for Educators: Barnstable County

“This $100,000 grant to the National Center for Learning Disabilities will support the development and build out of the Understood for Educators web platform.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Mashpee, MA
AMOUNT: $100,000 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2017
WEBSITE: http://www.ncld.org


Helping Young People Achieve Their Goals: Center for Self-Advocacy

Transitioning to adulthood is a challenge for many young people. This challenge is further heightened for individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID) as they move from children to adult services. Studies show that individuals with ID are more likely to have poorer post school outcomes relative to their peers without disabilities. Recently, the Tower Foundation provided … Continued