The institute submitted testimony to the Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities, and Addictions about our youth development and mental health support program.
Discussion focused on how New York’s COVID-19 recovery can center the needs of women, girls and marginalized communities.
The digital divide has widened during the pandemic. Students participating in McSilver’s Step-Up program received laptops this summer to support their education needs.
The institute testified about its Step-Up program and the need for more mental health services in schools amid the fallout of COVID-19.