Family Support Center Cambridge Family & Children's Service

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Contact Information

Cambridge Family & Children's Service
Contact: Brenda Beaton, Director Developmental Disabilities Program
Email Address: bbeaton@helpfamilies.org
Phone: 617-876-4210

60 Gore Street Cambridge, MA 02141
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Family Support Center

Narrative

The Family Support Center offers a wide range of flexible services to support families caring for a child or an adult with a developmental disability.  CFCS serves as the Family Support Center for the Charles River West Region of the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS).  The Family Support Center provides access to computers, relevant literature, and support from professionals who have extensive experience helping families deal with the challenges that come with caring for someone with a developmental disability. 

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Family Support

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Case Management
  • Information/Referral
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Haitian-Creole
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service
  • Licensed By: DDS