Tonawanda City School District

FLASH (Functional Learning for Attention, Socialization and Hyperactivity)

“With this grant, the Tonawanda City School District (TCSD) will implement FLASH (Functional Learning for Attention, Socialization, and Hyperactivity) over a three year period, providing intensive school-based counseling services for young students (grades K-5) with an Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) diagnosis or symptoms, providing support to families, and developing the infrastructure to better support this student population in the future by training and coaching teachers.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Tonawanda, NY
AMOUNT: $159,683 over Three Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2016


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