Career & Technical Education: Insights from Language-Diverse Families

In October 2021, our parent organization, the Federation for Children with Special Needs spoke with nearly 500 parents and caregivers in 9 languages, to learn about their questions and ideas for improving awareness of career, vocational and technical education (CVTE)....
Families: We Want to Hear From You

Families: We Want to Hear From You

TAKE THE SURVEY Are you the parent or guardian of a child currently attending school in Massachusetts? We want to hear about your experiences related to how schools and families interact and support one another.  How does your child’s school keep you informed? What...

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has created these resources to help inform the public about the COVID-19 vaccine. You can find more information at the department’s Frequently Asked Questions. This information was last updated 1/23/21 and applies to...

Should you worry about your child’s behavioral health?

HandholdMA.org is a family-friendly site to help families navigate the mental health system in Massachusetts. Handhold’s sections help parents answer these three big questions: Should I worry? What can I do? Who can help? Whatever steps a family decides to take,...