The Pettengill House Inc.

Mental Health and Substance Addiction Crisis Response Training

“This two year-year grant of $39,960 will support training in Mental Health First Aid to Pettengill House’s community partners. The grant will also train and certify agency staff to deliver the 8-hour training sessions focused on improving mental health literacy, identifying, understanding, and responding to signs of mental illness, and helping with an emergent mental health problem or crisis.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Salisbury, MA
AMOUNT: $39,960 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2017


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