Parent Support Program for DCF-Referred Families
Available in Holyoke and Hyannis
This program utilizes “Parent Partners” to provide support, education and case management services to parents involved with the Department of Children and Families. Parent Partners promote a supportive, healthy and nurturing environment for children. Services include home management assistance, case management, outreach, advocacy, and linkage services. This program is part of DCF’s Family Networks services. Participation requires a referral from the local Lead Agency.
Comprehensive Support and Stabilization Program for DCF-Referred Families
Available in Holyoke
This program utilizes a team approach to providing families and youth involved with the Department of Social Services, offering a continuum of parent support and education, case management, clinical consultation and intervention. Services are provided in the family’s home and sessions last as long as necessary and frequency can be as often as needed, including daily. The focus is on support and assistance to help families solve problems and enhance family functioning and conditions as stipulated by DCF and Lead Agencies’ service plans. This program is part of DCF’s Family Networks services. Participation requires a referral from the local Lead Agency.