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.

Anger Management Group

Date: July 15th, 2016 for 8 weeks

Time: 12pm-1:15pm every Friday

Leader: Regan Stout x112

 

Eating Disorder Group

Date: ongoing

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

Leader: Christine Bowden x152

Will accept new members

 

Trauma Group for Women

Date: ongoing

Time: 10am-11:30am every Wednesday

Leader: Marie Moriarty-Puggi x160

Will accept new members

 

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

Transition to Care 4 year olds – 2nd Grade

Date: Wednesday June 29th – July 27th

Time : 2:00 PM – 3:00PM

Children who are currently in foster care

Leader: Christine Cronin

 

Healthy Relationship, Communication, and Self-Esteem

Dates: Wednesdays June 29th – July 27th

Time: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Participants: 8th & 9th graders co-ed group

Leader: Christine Cronin

 

Parenting Skills Enhancement Group

Date: July 13th, 2016 for 8 weeks

Time: 11am every Wednesday

Leader: Grace Bongiorno

 

Parenting Skills Enhancement Group (evening group)

Date: June 16th, 2016 for 8 weeks (next group Aug 10th)

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

Leader: Grace Bongiorno

 

Parenting Skills Enhancement Group II (for graduates of Parenting Skills Group)

Date: May 10th, 2016 for 8 weeks

Time: 5:30pm-7:00pm every Tuesday

Leader: Grace Bongiorno

 

Middle School Coping Skills

Date:   Thursdays June 30th – July 28th

Time: 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Place: Keith Middle School

Participants: 6th graders

Leader: Christine Cronin

 

Transition to Middles School 5th Graders

Dates: Thursdays, June 30th – July 28th

Time: 9:00 AM– 10:00 AM

Place: Keith Middle School

Participants: 5th graders co-ed group

Leader: Christine Cronin

 

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

 

Child & Family Services

66 Troy Street

Fall River, MA 02720

(508) 676-5708

LGBTQ group for teens (age 14 and up)

Date: ongoing

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

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

Child & Family Services

1019 Iyannough Road (Route 132)

Hyannis, MA 02601

(508) 778-1839

No groups at this time.