YMCA of the North Shore

YMCA Afterschool Mental Health Matters

“The YMCA of the North Shore will receive a three-year grant of $221,181 to support mental health screening, counseling, and staff training in its after school program.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
AMOUNT: $220,181 over Three Years

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