Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change – Western Region Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change

Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change – Western Region Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change

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Contact Information

Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change
Contact: Susan Crosby, MSW, Coordinator
Email Address: sue@massfamilies.org
Phone: 413-782-2500 xX321

1000 Wilbraham Road Springfield, MA 01109
Area Served: West

Map Location Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change - Western Region

Narrative

Provides Family Leadership Series and works to educate the community about advocacy, services, and local, state and federal resources for individuals with disabilities. Regional chapters throughout the state.

 

Provides and promotes networking, education and training support that families need as they strive to become influential and effective advocates for their family member. Organizes a Family Leadership Series each year to provide information about best practices and opportunities to support individuals with disabilities and their families to fully participate in all aspects of community life. Particular focus is given to influencing policy at the local, state and national level and in assisting families in creating an "enviable life" for their family member. Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change Western Region is one of five regions comprising the state wide group Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change. Also can contact Mary Beattie at same phone number for Spanish speaking. Most trainings, workshops & conferences are free - nominal fees for a very few activities.

Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change Birth to 3, 3 - 4, 5 - 8, 9 - 13, 14 - 18, 19 – 22, 23 – 59, 60 + Springfield Susan Crosby, MSW sue@massfamilies.org 413-782-2500 4563 Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change - Western Region Advocacy, Information/Referral, Support Groups 6) West Family Support 1000 Wilbraham Road Coordinator https://mfofc.org/about/regions/ 01109 Personal Funds All Disabilities Local Area Coordinator Spanish ADAMS, AGAWAM, ALFORD, BECKET, BLANDFORD, CHESHIRE, CHESTER, CHICOPEE, CLARKSBURG, DALTON, EAST LONGMEADOW, EGREMONT, FLORIDA, GRANVILLE, GREAT BARRINGTON, HAMPDEN, HANCOCK, HINSDALE, HOLYOKE, HOUSATONIC, INDIAN ORCHARD, LANESBOROUGH, LEE, LENOX, LONGMEADOW, LUDLOW, MONSON, MONTEREY, MONTGOMERY ,MOUNT WASHINGTON, NEW ASHFORD, NEW MARLBOROUGH, NORTH ADAMS, OTIS, PERU, PITTSFIELD, RICHMOND, RUSSELL, SANDISFIELD ,SAVOY, SHEFFIELD, SOUTHWICK, SPRINGFIELD, STOCKBRIDGE, TOLLAND ,TYRINGHAM, WARWICK, WASHINGTON, WEST SPRINGFIELD, WEST STOCKBRIDGE, WESTFIELD, WILBRAHAM, WILLIAMSTOWN, WINDSOR, ADAMS, AMHERST ,ASHFIELD, ASHLEY FALLS, BELCHERTOWN, BERNARDSTON, BONDSVILLE, BUCKLAND, CHARLEMONT ,CHESTERFIELD, COLRAIN, CONWAY, CUMMINGTON, DEERFIELD, EASTHAMPTON, ERVING, FEEDING HILLS, FLORENCE, GILL, GOSHEN, GRANBY, GREENFIELD, HADLEY, HATFIELD ,HAWLEY, HEATH, HUNTINGTON, LEEDS, LEVERETT, LEYDEN, MIDDLEFIELD, MILLERS FALLS, MONROE,MONTAGUE, NEW ASHFORD ,NORTHAMPTON, NORTHFIELD, PALMER, PELHAM, PLAINFIELD, ROWE, SHELBURNE, SHUTESBURY ,SOUTH DEERFIELD, SOUTH HADLEY, SOUTHAMPTON, SUNDERLAND, THORNDIKE, THREE RIVERS, TURNERS FALLS, WARE, WARWICK, WENDELL, WESTHAMPTON, WHATELY, WILLIAMSBURG, WILLIAMSTOWN, WORTHINGTON

Service Types

  • Family Support

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Information/Referral
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

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

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Additional Information

  • Fees: Personal Funds