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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

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