The Law Center


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    CLCM Fundraiser
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  • Opportunities
    School Year and Summer Internships
  • We now have available a Quick Reference Guide on CRA. These guides discuss the new Act Regarding Families And Children Engaged In Services (FACES), which has replaced what was previously known as Children In Need of Services (CHINS) statute! (5/30)
    CRA Guide
  • Children's Behavioral Health Initiative (Rosie D. Services) updated for 2013
    CBHI Guide
  • Community Resource Manual updated for 2013 (5/20)
    Community Resource Manual


The Law Center:

  • Responds to 1500 annual requests for technical and other assistance
  • Conducts 100 annual trainings to parents, attorneys and helping professionals
  • Engages in policy work that impacts thousands of children and youth in Massachusetts
  • Represents more than 400 children and youth through CALS and EdLaw

Our Mission

    The mission of the Children's Law Center of Massachusetts is to promote and secure equal justice and to maximize opportunity for low-income children and youth by providing quality advocacy and legal services.