Surveying Services and Programs in WNY Engaging Women and Children who have Experienced Trauma


The goal of this project is to synthesize current literature, statistics, and services across eight counties of Western NY regarding trauma experience in the community of women and children. Data will be analyzed and compiled in order to foster development of a request for proposals (rfp) to foster research and programs to address trauma for women and children in western NY. A final report will include a comprehensive list of services and programs directed at helping women and children recover from the effects of trauma in Western NY.

Principal Investigator: Michelle Sperlich
Funding Source: Health Foundation of Western and Central NY
Funding Period: Dec. 1, 2016 - May 31, 2017
Funding Amount: $9,200

For more information on this project, contact Mickey Sperlich at or 716-645-9087