Join us for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Q&A Session Follow ups: Thank you to all who participated in the workshops on using cognitive behavioral therapy. To support your work, MCOA and JF&CS are offering two follow up Q&A sessions to those who participated and to those who could not. Come with questions or concerns you have regarding the tools presented in the workshop or any behavioral health concerns you have for participants, staff, yourself or your community. No question is off limits, and confidentiality will be maintained.

Join us for the CBT Follow up Sessions: December 4th or December 8th at 1:30 PM for this open discussion and consultation

To register and receive a Zoom link to attend, please visit


Need to talk to someone who understands the stress with which you have been dealing? Join our Bimonthly Mutual Aid Groups to learn a resource or two you can use at work or in your personal life to deal with this stress  This is the group for you. Topics will include how do I keep my sanity with all this going on, planning for reentry and social isolation concerns, grief and loss, identifying when enough is enough as tension arises between individuals, and many more. This drop-in program is also confidential and open to all. Registration required.

Join the Mutual Aid Groups on the Fourth Friday of each month from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM and the first Tuesday of each month from 4:00 PM to 5:00PM.

To register, please click on the link provided:


Consultation Service, by appointment: JF&CS is also available for consultation regarding specific behavioral health concerns faced by your community or organization. JF&CS will come to you via Zoom or phone consult. Their LICSW on staff has experience in evidenced based mental health interventions for trauma response, grief and bereavement, community interventions for social aggression, and acute mental health community-based interventions. Please contact Mary Curlew to discuss how JF&CS can be of assistance, or to schedule an appointment or in-service at your convenience email:

Massachusetts Councils
on Aging

116 Pleasant Street, Suite 306
Easthampton, MA 01027
Telephone: 413-527-6425
Fax: 413-527-7138