Support Groups

UPDATED: March 2016

Child & Family Services

543 North Street

New Bedford, MA 02740

(508) 984-5566

The following groups are open to the public.
All Child & Family Services clients will need a referral from their therapist or psychiatrist.


Mindfulness and Acceptance for Anxiety group

Date: Ongoing

Time: 11am-12pm every Monday

Leader: Andrea Pagliari x157


Anger Management Group

Date: May 2017 (Date TBA)

Time: 12pm-1:15pm every Friday

Leader: Regan Stout x112


Trauma Group for Women

Date: ongoing

Time: 10am-11:30am every Wednesday

Leader: Marie Moriarty-Puggi x160

Will accept new members


Eating Disorder Group


Time: 12:30pm-1:30pm every Tuesday

Leader: Christine Bowden x152


Clozaril Group

Ongoing weekly on Tuesday mornings

Leader: Kathy Medeiros x115

Child and Family Services

1061 Pleasant St.

New Bedford, MA 02740

(508) 996-8572


Parenting Skills Enhancement Group

Date: April 5th, 2017 for 8 weeks

Time: 11am every Wednesday

Leader: Grace Bongiorno


Parenting Skills Enhancement Group (evening group)

Date: June 29th, 2017 for 8 weeks

Time: 5:00-6:00pm every Thursday

Leader: Grace Bongiorno


* To register for future groups, please speak with intake @ (508) 996-8572.

Child & Family Services

66 Troy Street

Fall River, MA 02720

(508) 676-5708


LGBTQ group for teens (age 14 and up)


Time: 3:15pm-4:15pm every Wednesday

Leaders: Allison Lentino, LICSW, and Matthew Boyd II, MA

Child & Family Services

1019 Iyannough Road (Route 132)

Hyannis, MA 02601

(508) 778-1839


No groups at this time.