mental health in schools

Flyer from Orchard Park Central Schools

The Orchard Park Central School District is providing parents with suicide prevention information. WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley says the district wants to make sure parents understand their child's mental and emotional health.  

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.  

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.