Summit Educational Resources

Improving Transition Outcomes for People with Autism and Complex I/DD

“This three-year grant in the amount of $150,000 supports development of improved case management processes and tools in support of young people leaving school for placement in adult services.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Getzville, NY
AMOUNT: $150,000 over Two Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2016

The phrases "Join the Conversation" and "Let's Talk Stigma" on either side of a microphone.


Join the Conversation: An Anti-Stigma Campaign

Back in the fall of 2015, a coalition of Erie County-based behavioral health providers, agencies, and funders began to take shape. The group, coming together as the Erie County Anti-Stigma Coalition, dedicated itself to addressing the negative perceptions that so many continue to have about mental health challenges and people who deal with these challenges. … Continued