Chris Cooper PhD

Services for Children (Massachusetts)

Children’s Friend, Inc.

Children’s Friend, Inc. , in Worcester, MA, is a setting with a multitude of services including a full range of psychological services, a grief center, programs for teen-aged mothers, and adoption services. In their own words:

Children’s Friend, Inc. is a private, non-profit agency that has been serving children and families in Central Massachusetts since 1849. We have always led the way in responding to the child welfare and mental health needs of the community and beyond. Our mission is to improve the lives of children and those who love them.

To accomplish this mission, our programs are designed to improve family relationships, ensure effective parenting and protection of children, and to help create within each family an environment where children can grow into healthy, educated and responsible members of the community. Our current services reflect the complex needs of contemporary families.