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IMPACT:Ability Saugus

“Implementation of IMPACT: Ability curriculum in Saugus school district. IMPACT: Ability is intended to teach students with disabilities to recognize unsafe situations and respond with appropriate self-protective behaviors and seek assistance.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Malden, MA
AMOUNT: $40,000 over Two Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2016
WEBSITE: http://www.peoplewithability.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