MAPP TRAININGS

Massachusetts Approaches to Partnership in Parenting (MAPP) is a training program that provides enhanced parenting skills that will help you meet the challenge of being a parent who has adopted from foster care. The events listed below provide opportunities for MAPP training. All events below require registration. To register and learn more about eligibility requirements, please speak with your social worker or the contact provided for each course.

The events listed below are either sponsored by MARE or by other organizations. MARE is not responsible for changes made to the event listings for other organizations. For each event, please note the sponsoring organization and appropriate contact to direct questions and comments. For any MARE event, please call 617-54-ADOPT (617-542-3678) or 1-800-882-1176 for more information.

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DCF MAPP Training by Region
Northern Region
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Department of Children and Families (DCF)
Cape Ann
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Call +1 800 (543)-7508

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Department of Children and Families (DCF)
Lawrence
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Central Region
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Department of Children and Families (DCF)
Worcester
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Call 508-929-2143

Boston Region
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Department of Children and Families (DCF)
Boston
Rolling MAPP, Wednesdays 6pm - 9pm
Call +1 800 (543) 7508
Western Region
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Department of Children and Families (DCF)
Springfield
Tuesdays from 6 - 9pm
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Department of Children and Families (DCF)
Brockton
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Call +1 800 (543)-7508

Agency MAPP Trainings
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Ascentria Care Alliance
14 East Worcester St, Suite 300, Worcester, MA 01605
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Stephanie McCarthy, 508-580-6716
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Berkshire Children and Families
220 Russell Street, Suite 200 Hadley, MA 01035
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Alaine Fox, 413-584-5690 ext 116
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Bright Futures Adoption Center
36 Knox Trail, Suite 206, Acton, MA 01720
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Karen Cheyney 978-263-5400, kcheyney@rfkchildren.org.
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Cambridge Family and Children's Service
60 Gore St., Cambridge, MA 02141
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Sarah Medrano-Palmer 617-876-4210, ext. 4057
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Child and Family Services
66 Troy Street, Fall River, MA 02720
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Neal O’Brien, 774-488-5075
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Child and Family Services of Merrimack Valley
439 South Union St. Lawrence, MA 01843
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Audrey Fritton, 978-687-5852 ext. 251
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Children's Friend
21 Cedar Street, Worcester, MA 01609
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Sue Uryasz, (508) 753-5425
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Home for Little Wanderers
50 Redfield St. Suite 306, Dorchester, MA 01222
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Karin Gemeinhardt, (617) 264-5368

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MARE - Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange, Inc. - 45 Franklin Street, 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301
617-54-ADOPT (542-3678) – 1-800-882-1176 – Fax: 617-542-1006

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