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 […]

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 […]

FINAL FY19 Legislative Priorities MFOFC_Page_1

Now available: MFOFC 2019 Legislative Bill Priorities

Each year, Mass Families establishes legislative priorities for the year. These priorities are in response to current legislation that affect individuals with developmental disabilities in Massachusetts and their families. Download the PDF or scroll down to learn more. SUPPORTED DECISION MAKINGH172 An act relative to supported decision-making agreements for certain adults with disabilities – Filed […]