|NORTH SHORE CHILD & FAMILY GUIDANCE CENTER-BEREAVEMENT & TRAUMA SERVICES
To enhance the ability of 9/11 survivors and their families to process their experiences, reduce maladaptive symptoms, build coping skills, enhance self-esteem and take control of their lives. There are two components to this grant. The first is a Peer Support Initiative that will train 10-12 peer volunteers to reach out and engage the 9/11 community through outreach and co-facilitation of support groups. The second is a personal safety training initiative that will provide participants with emotional, verbal and physical tools to examine and promote wellness in a non traditional approach.
Who Is Eligible: Children and families directly impacted by 9/11.
Area(s) Served: New York Metro
Language(s) Spoken: English, Spanish. Contact: 1-516-299-5373 (General Number)
Resource Category: 9/11 - COUNSELING SERVICES
Added: Aug 19, 2005