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
WEBSITE: http://www.northshoreymca.org

Gigi’s Playhouse: Providing a Welcoming Community Space for Individuals Living with Down Syndrome in Western New York

A former beauty school in Buffalo is now a lively gathering place for people with Down syndrome and their families. The spacious, welcoming site is GiGi’s Playhouse Buffalo, a local organization connected to the GiGi’s Playhouse national network of 51 Down syndrome Achievement Centers. Renovations to the space were complete and Executive Director Emily Mondschein … Continued