Massachusetts post-adoption support

Below are post-adoption support services available to families who live in Massachusetts. Services may not be available in all areas and/or may be dependent upon the circumstances of the placement. Please check with your post-adoption services provider about the availability of specific post-adoption or guardianship support services for your family. You can also visit Child Welfare Information Gateway for information on Adoption and Guardianship Assistance, as well as additional information on post-adoption support

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Post-adoption/guardianship support services

Learn about the support available to families who adopt in your state:

Parent support groups

Below are support groups for adoptive, kinship, and foster families. Support groups may be offered as part of a state’s post-adoption/guardianship support program, through a statewide or regional foster or adoptive parent association, through specific agencies, or may be run independently. If we have additional information about the group’s purpose or the community served, it’s provided under the group’s contact information.

To add a group or make a suggestion, email the AdoptUSKids family support team.

ABC Adoptions
Location: Pleasanton

Adoption Associates
Location: Newton Highlands

Adoption By Choice
Location: Fall River

Adoption Community of New England, Inc.
Location: Concord

Adoption Resources Program
Location: Waltham

Adoptive Families Together/MSPCC
Location: Boston

Alliance for Children, Inc.
Location: Needham

Attachment & Trauma Network, Inc.

Bright Futures Adoption Center
Location: Boston

Parents Helping Parents
Location: Province

Rise Above Foundation, Inc.
Location: Northbridge

Supply Sacks, Inc.
Location: East Bridgewater

The Home for Little Wanderers
Location: Dorchester