Massachusetts Services

This page lists state and community organizations and programs that offer services for infants and families impacted by perinatal opioid use within the state of Massachusetts. Please click on your region to see the different services. We would like this to become a useful repository of resources for all involved in the care of these families.  If you know of organizations and programs that need to be added, please email mhoughto@bidmc.harvard.edu.

Northeastern Region


Thom Early Intervention

​Thom Child and Family Services works with over 13,000 infants, toddlers, and families throughout Massachusetts – providing critical Early Intervention and related services


Women’s View

Women’s View is a residential program for females age 25 years and older who suffer from addiction to drugs or alcohol. The program , which typically lasts for six months, operates on a strength-based model to provide a stable, nurturing structure for women to learn how to balance life issues with the added stressors of maintaining sobriety.




Central Region


Baby Steps Program

Milford Regional has a program designed to help prepare families to care for their newborn that has been exposed to medications, drugs or alcohol. This includes patients in treatment using methadone or subutex/suboxone. Our focus is to provide information and support during your pregnancy, during your hospital stay and after you go home.




Southeastern Region


Steppingstone Inc.

Steppingstone’s Fall River and New Bedford Therapeutic Communities provide specialized pregnant and postpartum services to women participating in residential treatment. Pregnant women are provided support and assistance with the coordination of opioid therapies, prenatal and obstetrical care, and gynecological care.


BAMSI Early Intervention

The Brockton Early Childhood Intervention Program is a public health program that provides therapeutic support to infants and toddlers who have developmental delays or are at risk for such delays.




Pioneer Valley Region


Two rivers recover center for women

The Two Rivers Recovery Center for Women is a turning point for women who are in the early stages of recovery from alcohol and other drug problems and are vulnerable to relapse. The Recovery Center provides treatment and recovery within a structured, therapeutic environment. Located at the convergence of the Connecticut and Deerfield Rivers in Greenfield, Massachusetts, the Recovery Center is a 25-bed facility for women, including civilly committed (Section 35), pregnant and postpartum women and their infants up to one year old.




Berkshire Region


Learn to Cope Inc.

Learn to Cope is a non-profit support network that offers education, resources, peer support and hope for parents and family members coping with a loved one addicted to opiates or other drugs.




Statewide


Massachusetts Department of Children and Families (DCF) Phone Number: (617) 748-2000 Hours of Operation: 8:45 AM - 5:00 PM M-F





Last Updated: 2/13/18

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