Support Groups & Events

PIN understands the difficulties families are experiencing amidst the COVID-19 outbreak. We are committed to continuing support to our parents. We will also be hosting remote support groups via Zoom video chats. Dates, times, and links will be posted on this page and the area Support Groups & Events pages as they become available, so please check back often.

Parent Support Groups are being offered by our Parent Coordinators via Zoom video chat. Please contact your area Parent Coordinator for more information. We can also be reached at 508-947-8779 ext 210 and pin@bamsi.org.

Parents of Transitional Age Youth (PTAY)

A regional support group for parents of teens and young adults ages 14 to 25

Mondays from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Zoom ID 547-551-969 Password: 019365

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

LGBTQ+ Parent Support Group

A regional support group for parents and caregivers raising children and youth within the LGBTQ community. It is focused on emotional support and parent-to-parent resources as we aim to support our children with their gender, sexual identity, and sexuality.

Tuesdays from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Zoom ID: 221-513-8249 Password: pin

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

Special Education Q&A

Do you have questions about your child’s special education rights during COVID-19? PIN is here to help! James Crivaro, Education Resource Coordinator, will be hosting a weekly Q&A session to help guide parents through this challenging time.

Wednesdays from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Zoom Meeting ID: 841-1814-2865 Password: 681815

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

Brockton Area

Parent Support Groups: Wednesdays at 6 pm & Thursdays at 11 am

Family Activity Groups: Fridays at 11 am

Zoom Meeting ID: 944-022-2004

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

Cape Cod Area

Saturdays at 10 am

Zoom Meeting ID: 255-570-430 Password: CAPEPIN

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

Fall River Area

Parent Support Groups: Wednesdays at 7 pm & Fridays at 10 am

Zoom Meeting ID: 221-513-8249 Password: pin

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org  

New Bedford Area

Parent Support Groups: Every Other Wednesday at 7 pm

Zoom ID 831-5607-2326 Password: 001098

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

Plymouth Area

Parent Support Groups: Thursdays at 7 pm

Zoom ID: 746-747-669 Password: 082923

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

Quincy Area

Parent Support Groups: Tuesdays at 7 pm

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

Taunton/Attleboro Area

Parent Support Groups: Thursdays at 7 pm

Zoom Meeting ID: 726-2743-1673 Password: 444

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

Fathers Support Group

Encouraging and enabling fathers and male caregivers to pursue the well-being of their children through positive leadership, provision, protection, and presence.

2nd Saturday of each month from 5 pm – 7 pm

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org

Couples Support Group

An opportunity for couples to come together and share their experiences of raising a child with a mental, emotional, or behavioral challenge.

4th Saturday of each month from 5 pm – 7 pm

For more information, please call 508-947-8779 ext 210 or pin@bamsi.org