Regionally-based contracted MASSTART programs work collaboratively with the Department of Public Health to:
Provide consultation to school personnel and families to plan for entrance into school of children assisted by medical technology
Work with schools and families towards resolving issues by developing skills, knowledge, and confidence of school personnel to meet the needs of children with special needs
Train school personnel to understand and meet special needs of individual children and adolescents
Assist in the development of children's individual health care plans and emergency plans for school
Conduct educational programs and training programs
Provide information, referral and community resources concerning services for children and adolescents assisted by medical technology
Our target population is Massachusetts children and adolescents who are assisted by medical technology or have complex medical needs; Massachusetts health care providers, school personnel, early intervention providers, and community agencies working with children and adolescents with special needs.
MASSTART Program Brochures
MASSTART Program Brochure file size 3MB
- Division for Children & Youth with Special Health Needs
Comment on Our Services and Key Activities
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Northeast Regional Office
365 East Street
Tewksbury, MA 01876
phone: 978-851-7261 x4022
This information is provided by the Division for Children & Youth with Special Health Needs within the Department of Public Health.
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