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
WEBSITE: http://www.summited.org


Gigi’s Playhouse: Providing a Welcoming Community Space for Individuals Living with Down Syndrome in Western New York

A former beauty school in Buffalo is now a lively gathering place for people with Down syndrome and their families. The spacious, welcoming site is GiGi’s Playhouse Buffalo, a local organization connected to the GiGi’s Playhouse national network of 51 Down syndrome Achievement Centers. Renovations to the space were complete and Executive Director Emily Mondschein … Continued