Supported living options for young adults with special needs. Services include respite/family support, PCA, children’s intensive supports and information and referral. TILL Autism Support Center, Phone: 781-302-4835
Variety of programs to support all children, of all ages. Coun- seling, after-school programs, parenting supports available. Also hosts a respite program to offer hourly or overnight care for children who are HIV infected or affected.
Online resources, services and support to those who stutter and their families, as well as support for research into the causes of stuttering and training programs for professionals.
Information, referrals and legal assistance for families in Lynn, with referrals throughout Massachusetts.
Site includes links to various agencies and a network of over 65 families worldwide, including a community posting forum.
Variety of family supports and services offered, including educa- tional advocacy.
A compendium of online health information in a wide variety of languages and EthnoMed, which provides ethnic and medical information pertinent to immigrant and refugee groups.
Offers services in 44 languages, employing certified medical interpreters who follow a Standard of Practice, have training in Confidentiality and HIPAA, and receive a CORI check.
Website containing medical and cultural information about many immigrant and refugee groups. Cultures include: Cam- bodian, Chinese, Eritrean, Ethiopian, Hispanic/Latino, Hmong, Karen, Oromo, Somali, Somali Bantu, Tigrean and Vietnamese.
Civil legal service covering social security benefits, SSI, employ- ment and housing issues. Offices in Fitchburg, Northampton, Pittsfield, Worcester, Greenfield, Holyoke, Milford, North Adams and Southbridge.
Hosts Mayor’s Health Line; offers comprehensive child, adoles- cent, and family health programs; community-based initiatives for the homeless.
Vocational, day supports and residential options, including adult foster care, for teens and adults with intellectual, developmental or mental health concerns. Also provides Deaf services.
All newborns undergo mandatory screening for 10 genetic disorders. If you have not received information about newborn screening, call this number for information about this process and about specific genetic disorders.
A collection of links to Asian-language patient care documents.
Advocates, promotes education, supports research, and offers emotional support and support groups for patients, family mem- bers and caregivers for those affected by liver diseases.