Featured Projects

Exciting Organizational Changes Happening at the Center

Exciting Organizational Changes Happening at the Center

In January 2014, the Center for Development of Human Services (CDHS) joined with the Center for Health and Social Research (CHSR) at SUNY Buffalo State to form a new organization—known as the Institute for Community Health Promotion (ICHP).

November is National Adoption Month

November is National Adoption Month

Join us in celebrating National Adoption Month this November and raising awareness about the urgent need for adoptive families for children in foster care.

Buffalo State Cares

Buffalo State Cares

Did you know that suicide is the second leading cause of death for college students? Buffalo State College believes that even one student suicide is one too many, which is why the College’s Counseling Center partnered with us in 2011 to apply for a three-year federal Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Campus Grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

Mentor Program at Windermere Boulevard School

Mentor Program

Our Mentor Program recruits Buffalo State students to support teachers and work directly as mentors to youth through placement in school classrooms.

Locating and Engaging Fathers Toolkit

Locating and Engaging Fathers Toolkit

We developed a toolkit for caseworkers to better locate and engage fathers involved in the child welfare system.