There is support for all foster and adoptive parents. If you become a foster or adoptive parent, a DCF Family Resource Worker can arrange for one of these classes.


Boston Region

TBD


Northern Region

Lowell

Dates/Times:

Wednesdays, ongoing, 6 - 9 p.m.

Contacts:

Family Resource workers will invite prospective parents to attend after a pre-screening process is completed. Call 1-800-KIDS-508 to begin the process. 


Southeastern Region

New Bedford - 2015 Adoption MAPP Training - (Private Agency)

Date/Time:

March 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th & April 11th, 9am to 3pm

Location:

Child & Family Services
3057 Acushnet Avenue
New Bedford, MA  02745

Contact:

Ashley Quartochi
774-488-5019
aquartochi@cfservices.org

Fee: No charge.

Additional Information: Must sign up by February 20th  to be considered for this MAPP class.


Western Region

Springfield

Dates/Times: 

Every Tuesday Evening from 6:00pm-9:00pm

Location: 

Western Regional DCF Office, 140 Main Street 4 th Floor, Springfield , MA

Contact:

Sharon Wood- (413) 452-3350

Registration required. Space is available. No fee.

Whitinsville

Dates/Times: 

Thursdays, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. for 10 weeks (Ongoing MAPP class)

Contact: 

Family Resource workers will invite prospective parents to attend after a pre-screening process is completed. Call 1-800-KIDS-508 to begin the process.

Worcester (Private Agency)

Date/Time:

April 24th, Thursday evenings 6-9 p.m. for 10 consecutive weeks

Location:

Children’s Friend, Inc
21 Cedar Street
Worcester, MA 01609

Contact:

Sue Uryasz-(508) 753-5425 or suryasz@childrensfriend.org

Registration: Registration required. Space is available.

Fee: None


This information is provided by the Department of Children and Families.