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Hamburg, NY: District recognized for mental health training--all 650 staff members!

July 14, 2018, Buffalo (NY) Hamburg Central recognized for staff mental health training https://buffalonews.com/2018/07/14/hamburg-central-recognized-for-mental-health-training/ The Hamburg Central School District has been recognized as one of the most innovative districts in the country for its efforts to train every district employee in how to recognize mental health issues.District Administration magazine recognized Hamburg as one of 45 Districts of Distinction. The designation honors school districts that are using new ideas to solve challenges. Honorees are selected based on quantifiable results and the ability to replicate their initiatives. By this September, the district will have provided mental health first aid instruction to all 650 staff members, as well as bus drivers, through a two-year grant from the Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation….