COMMUNITY RESOURCES / Parenting Support/Home Visits

Parent Aide Volunteer Effort (PAVE) at Berkshire Children and Families serving Hampshire County

220 Russell St.

Hadley, MA

(413) 584-5690

Healthy Families (through Community Action Hampshire County Program)

First-time parents under 21 who are pregnant or have a child under 1

56 Vernon Street

(413) 387-1270

Family Outreach of Amherst (through CHD)

Crisis intervention, case management, family advocacy

401 Main Street

Amherst, MA

(413) 549-5548

Intensive Care Coordination at CSO for Hampshire County

For families of children with significant mental health needs - MassHealth required

8 Atwood Drive, Suite 201

Northampton, MA

(413) 582-0471

1 Arch Place

Greenfield, MA

(413) 774-1000

It Takes a Village

Free of charge, home visiting program for hilltown families to support families for first 3 months after baby is born

Maureen Shea at (413) 634-5431

Parent-Child Home Program (PCHP) (through Collaborative for Educational Services)

Home visiting, early learning and literacy program for parents of children 16 months to 3 years in Ware

Contact: Lin Notzelman at or (413) 967-8127

(800) 519-1882 ext. 102

The Parent-Child Home Program

Bridge Street School

2 Parson Street

Northampton, MA

90 Federal Street

Greenfield, MA

Literacy, parenting, school readiness, home visiting program

(413) 587-1417


(413) 475-1553


Parents Helping Parents

(800) 882-1250

The United Arc Program

For developmentally or intellectually disabled people of all ages. Offering case management, parenting groups, family support centers

294 Avenue A

Turners Falls, MA

(413) 774-5558

(413) 774-2105 (family support office)


Postpartum support groups

220 Russell Street, Suite 200

Hadley, MA

(413) 587-0703

Coordinated Family and Community Engagement

Parenting education and support from birth-kindergarten; Collaborative for Educational Services serving Hampshire County other than Northampton and Hadley

(413) 586-4998 ext 102