is a statewide, grassroots coalition of individuals with disabilities and/or chronic illnesses and their families.

We provide information, leadership training and support to families, and also have regular regional meetings for families and individuals.


MassFamilies provides sustained advocacy and leadership training in pursuit of high quality, individualized community support and service options, including family support, for people with disabilities and their families.


Offering training in areas like leadership, rights, and more.


Making our voices heard and making a difference for families across the state.


Creating and sharing tools and resources to help you navigate life.

The Latest from MassFamilies


MassFamilies goes to The Arc of Massachusetts 45th Annual Legislative Reception

MassFamilies board members and advocates were honored to be part of the The Arc of Massachusetts 45th Annual Legislative Reception last week on March 7, 2023. View our photo gallery from the event below. We were moved by The Arc of MA Executive Director Leo Sarkissian’s recap of the event and thought you might want […]

Black History Month Embracing Intersectionality: A Conversation about Race and Disability

Recording Available: Embracing Intersectionality: A Conversation about Race & Disability

The recording of our conversation is now available. Watch it at view the recording below. PS – While you’re there, help us out and hit the like and subscribe button 😉 Panelists: Moderators: We’d like to thank everyone who logged on, our panelists, moderators, and co-hosts, The Arc of Massachusetts and the Massachusetts Developmental […]

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