Mental Health
for Children & Families
in Massachusetts

Children's Mental Health Week: May 2-8, 2021

Family Support


Conference & Celebration: June 4, 2021

It’s tricky figuring out what to do when your child has emotional or behavioral challenges. That’s why PPAL is here.

New at PPAL

New! December 2021 Newsletter

New Guide: Best Practices: Pediatric Emergency Department Psychiatric Boarding

Taking Steps into Adulthood: It's Complicated!

New Report: Coping During COVID: How Parents Rated Family Peer Support

How Family Run Organizations Can Shift the School-to-Prison Pipeline

New Tipsheet: What to Do if Your Child Gets in Trouble with the Law

Facebook Live Archive, 2021

Upcoming Events

21 January 2022

Friday Family Support Group for Lynn Families

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
24 January 2022

Worcester Support Group

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
25 January 2022

Hispanic Support Group

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
25 January 2022

The Inside Track, A PPAL Briefing

10:00 am - 11:30 am
Families need information, new skills and a network of other families.  PPAL workshops, groups and events can provide that.

Massachusetts Family Support Programs

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