Jeanne Clapper

Jeanne Clapper

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Contact Information

HMEA Home First
Jeanne Clapper
Email Address: jclapper@hmea.org
Phone: 508-298-1100
Fax: 508-520-6042

8 Forge Park East Franklin, MA 02038

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Narrative

Home First is an Enhanced Family Support closed referral program through Department of Developmental Services for families of children between 3 and 18 years of age, and young adults up to age 25, who are engaged in transition planning to adult services, who have been determined eligible for DDS services AND have complex medical and developmental needs. 

Referrals to this program come through the DDS Area Office and Metro Region Family Support Director only. 

Consultant Specialties

  • Advocacy
  • Be Part of Community Training (Community Integration)
  • Case Management
  • Child & Growth (Child/Human Development)
  • Child & Teen Problems (Child and Adolescent Issues)
  • Consultation
  • Custody & Guardianship (Guardianship)
  • Disability Law
  • Family Counseling (Family Support/Therapy)
  • Financial Help (Financial Assistance)
  • Living Full Life & Diversity (Inclusion)
  • Parent Issues (Parenting Concerns)
  • Savings & Retirement Planning (Financial Planning)
  • Turning 22 Help (Transition)
  • Understanding Disability (Disability Awareness)

Populations Served

  • Autism Spectrum
  • Blind
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Health Impairment
  • Deaf
  • DeafBlind
  • Developmental Disability
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Microcephaly
  • Mitochondrial Disease
  • Multiple Disability
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Rett Syndrome
  • Sanfilippo Syndrome
  • Smith-Magenis Syndrome
  • Speech Impairment
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59

Languages Spoken

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Services at Home
  • Services at School

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service
  • Hours: 9a-5p, varied