Supported Decision-Making and Guardianship Alternatives OCtober 14, 2021


More Than One Way: Join us for a virtual fireside chat with two families to learn how they navigated the transition to adulthood. They will discuss how they explored paths other than guardianship and the challenges of making complex health care decisions. The conversation will be hosted by Anna Krieger, Director of Public Policy for […]

Special Needs Financial Planning

Special Needs Financial Planning

MassFamilies collaborates with local agencies to create a series of workshops each year designed specifically for decision supporters and caregivers to learn more about topics relevant for transition-age youth and adults with disabilities with a focus on planning for a full life ahead. Fall Workshop Sessions and Dates: 9/21 – Planning for Two Generations 10/19 […]

Graphic: A Full Life Ahead (inside a yellow road sign), a road and icons for home, friends, work, love, play, money and food [icons CC Money by ✦ Shmidt Sergey ✦ from the Noun Project friends by Sewon Park from the Noun Project Work by sandra from the Noun Project Video Game by 杨皓棱 YHL from the Noun Project Pizza by Adrien Coquet from the Noun Project]

A Full Life Ahead: Planning for when the School Bus Stops Coming [New Bedford]

This training, presented by Fletcher Tilton Staff is brought to you in a collaboration between MFOFC, Family Connections and SMEC. It will cover planning for Transition from High School to Adulthood: Eligibility for Government Benefits, Adult Supports and Services, ABLE Act, Preserving Eligibility when parents die or are infirm, Guardianship and less intrusive alternatives to […]