Helpful State and National Agencies Links
All agencies, organizations and links provided below are intended to be correct, complete and up to date, although there is no guarantee. This listing does not constitute a referral, endorsement or recommendation. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers of information or content expressed or made available are those of the respective websites and do not necessarily state or reflect those of the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office or the Northwestern District’s Child Advocacy Center.
State agency responsible for responding to and investigation allegations of child abuse and neglect.
Promoting a safe and respectful environment for children in the state of Massachusetts
Helping communities respond to child abuse effectively
Working for excellence in child abuse response through service, education and leadership.
Facilitates community involvement opportunities for those with intellectual disabilities in the state of Massachusetts.
Assisting families in creating health environments for their families
Work to improve the lives of children in need through advocacy
Working to protect the rights and well-being of children and families
Provides community based support to those in need of mental health services throughout Massachusetts
Information on the issues of missing or sexually exploited children
Preventing child sexual abuse through community mobilization
Child protection and abuse prevention information
Raising awareness in the fight against child abuse, working to prevent abuse