Family Support & Stabilization Cambridge Family & Children's Service

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Contact Information

Cambridge Family & Children's Service
Contact: Courtney Gomez, Director
Email Address: cgomez@helpfamilies.org
Phone: 617 876-4210 x4259
Fax: 617 661-9749

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

Map Location Family Support & Stabilization

Narrative

Cambridge Family and Children's Service (CFCS) offers intensive support services to individuals with a disability  and to their families to help the individuals remain in their homes and communities.

 CFCS is the Family Support Center for the Charles River West Department of Developmental Services Area Office serving Cambridge, Somerville, Watertown, Waltham and Belmont.  Family support  for children and adults with developmental disabilities are available along with additional services including social activities, training for parents and information and referral services.

CFCS also provides provides case management and direct in-home supports for families referred through the Department of Developmental Services.  

Through its Specialized Home Care Program, CFCS provides case management and support services for developmentally disabled adults who are unable to live in their own homes.  

Service Types

  • Family Support

Program Type

  • Case Management
  • Education
  • Information/Referral
  • Personal Care
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Respite
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • Developmental Disability

Ages Served

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

Languages Spoken

  • Haitian-Creole
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service
  • Licensed By: DDS