Family Support Center Brockton Area Arc Inc.

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Contact Information

Brockton Area Arc Inc.
Contact: Kathy Kerwin or Maria DaSilva, FSC Director or Haitian Coordinator FSC
Email Address: mdasilva@brocktonarc.net
Phone: 508-583-8030 x223 Bilingual
Alternate Phone: 508-583-8030 x224

1250 West Chestnut Street Brockton, MA 02301
Area Served: Southeast

Map Location Family Support Center

Narrative

Brockton Area Arc's Family Support Center provides information, education, and referral services that assist parents to successfully manage the challenges of raising a child with disabilities. Support groups and parent meetings sponsored by the Family Support Center provides opportunities for families to connect with other families, share resources and build support networks.

The Cape Verdean Outreach Program provides Family Support services:  information and referral, service navigation and home visits for Cape Verdean families who have children or adult members with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Service Types

  • Family Support

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Communication
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Information/Referral
  • Legal
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Developmental Delay Birth to 3
  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Multiple Disability

Ages Served

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

Languages Spoken

  • Cape Verdean
  • French
  • Haitian
  • Haitian-Creole
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

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

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: CARF
  • Fees: Free Service
  • Licensed By: DDS