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Upcoming Events


5/18/18: FCSN Gala, Celebrating Every Child
Gala 2018 graphicJoin us for an evening of fun and friends, with a Kentucky Derby “Run for the Roses” twist! We will honor David and Margot Wizansky, founders of Specialized Housing; Ron Benham, Director of the Bureau of Family Health and Nutrition at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health; and Bethany VanDelft, FCSN PCTI alumn and a powerful voice in parent advocacy.


5/31 & 6/1/18: Planning A Life
Planning A Life Transition Conference graphicOffered three times each year at locations across the state, Planning A Life (PAL) is a two-day Transition planning conference featuring information and resources for families, educators, and professionals. The Berkshire County Arc in Pittsfield, MA is hosting us this spring on May 31 and June 1.


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Browse our Camp Guide to find the perfect summer program for your child!


Recent Updates


Photos: Visions of Community 2018
Smiling woman holds trophyView photos from the opening session of Visions of Community 2018, where we celebrated our Community Partnership Awardees and heard remarks from state officials. Keynote speaker Dr. Tom Sannicandro shared his thoughts on inclusion and vocation, while Melissa Joy Reilly’s presentation received a standing ovation. An exciting start to a wonderful day!View the photos here!


RTSC Webinar: “Tipping the Scales”, presented by Joan Wasser Gish
Joan Wasser Gish Tipping the ScalesThe Recruitment, Training and Support Center for Special Education Surrogate Parents (RTSC) welcomes Joan Wasser Gish, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Center for Optimized Student Support at Boston College’s Lynch School of Education. In this webinar, she discusses her work with City Connects, integrating school and community resources to improve student outcomes. Visit our YouTube page to view the webinar.