mental health first aid training

WBFO News file photo by Eileen Buckley

A Buffalo Public school will be receiving funding from the State Education Department and State Office of Mental Health.  WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley says Burgard High School is one of three schools selected in the state for advancing the mental health of students.  

New mental health curriculum being taught in K-12

Sep 12, 2018
WBFO News file photo by Eileen Buckley

Teaching children about their mental health is underway in classrooms across New York State.  WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley says a new mental health curriculum has been rolled out for the new school year. 

WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

The Hamburg Central School District is working to make sure students with mental health issues receive proper care. WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley says when the new school year begins in September, every staff member in the Hamburg school District will have received mental health first aid training.