Resources

Massachusetts Resources

Massachusetts Department of Children and Families
Angelo McClain, Commissioner
24 Farnsworth Street
Boston, MA 02210
(617) 748-2000 operator
(617) 748-2400 auto attendant
Fax: (617) 261-7435

Report Child Abuse or Neglect
Child-at-Risk Hotline: 1-800-792-5200

Office of the Child Advocate
One Ashburton Place, Fifth Floor
Boston, MA 02108
Telephone: (617)979-8360
Toll-free (866)790-3690

Baby Safe Haven Information and Resources
1-866-814-SAFE [7233]

Parental Stress Line 1-800-632-8188

You Are Not Alone
An empowering guide for parents whose children are in DCF Foster Care. Written by parents for parents.

Just for Youth: Advocating for Youths in the Massachusetts Department of Youth Services                                                                This is a book for parents, legal guardieans and other caregivers of youth in the custody of DYS. 

Rhode Island Resources

Department of Children, Youth, and Families
Patricia Martinez, Director
101 Friendship St
Providence, RI 02903

RI hotline for abuse and neglect: 1-800- RI- Child  (1-800-742-4453)

Office of the Child Advocate
260 West Exchange St
Providence, RI 02903
1-401-277-6650

Adoption RI
Two Bradford St
Providence, RI 02903
1-401-865-6000