Children and Youth

Parent education

Martha's Vineyard

Baby’s 1st Year
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
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An open discussion group for parents with a child up to the age of 1 year.  Parents have an opportunity to share concerns and questions and discuss issues around infant feeding, sleeping and day to day development in his/her first year of life... See More

Childbirth Education Class
Melissa Harding
Phone: 508-957-9330
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Martha’s Vineyard Hospital Childbirth Education Class... See More

Coffee and Conversation
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
Email Us
Visit our website

Coffee and Conversation is a group offered through Martha’s Vineyard Family Center. This group is for any parent looking for a quiet moment to talk with other parents about parenting issues and child development... See More

Dad's Group
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
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An open playgroup were Dads and their kids can enjoy everything the Family Center has to offer, block building, painting, games and more... See More

Island Grown Schools
Phone: 508-687-9621
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Island Grown Schools empowers a new generation of students on Martha’s Vineyard to make healthy eating choices, learn to grow food and connect to local farms... See More

Learn with Me
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
Email Us
Visit our website

Learn with Me is a hands-on program invites families to explore our monthly themes in a fun, educational and interactive way at various locations in our community... See More

Martha's Vineyard Community Services
Phone: 508-693-7900
Fax: 508-693-7192
Email Us
Visit our website

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services (MVCS) is a health, education and human services agency serving Islanders of every economic circumstance and offering services that would otherwise be unaffordable or completely unavailable... See More

Martha's Vineyard Youth Task Force
Phone: 508-696-5304
Fax: 509-696-3841
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The Youth Task Force mission is to reduce substance use and other risky behaviors by promoting community-wide health and wellness for youth and families through a cooperative integrated network of youth, parents, health practitioners, health and social service organizations, public officials, educators, law enforcement officers, and other community members... See More

Parent Stress Line
Phone: 1-800-632-8188
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Parents or guardians with problems relating to their children do not hesitate to call us... See More

Parenting Teens & Tweens
Patricia Bennett
Phone: 508-693-7900 x406
Email Us
Visit our website

Parenting Teens & Tweens is a group offered through  Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Wide Youth Collaborative... See More

Rebekah Thomson - Pediatric Sleep Coach
Rebekah Thomson
Phone: 917-455-3054
Email Us

Rebekah Thomson is a Gentle Sleep Coach, trained and certified by Kim West (AKA The Sleep Lady), author of Good Night Sleep Tight... See More

YMCA of Martha's Vineyard
Phone: 508-696-7171
Fax: 508-696-6806
Email Us
Visit our website

The YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard is dedicated to improving the quality of life for children, individuals, families, seniors, and the Island community by helping our members realize their fullest potential through the development of body, mind, and spirit... See More

Off Island

Department of Children & Families
Phone: 508-760-0200
Fax: 508-790-3006
Visit our website

Every child deserves permanence, safety and well-being. The Department of Children and Families (DCF) is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect and strengthening families... See More
Children and Youth

Parent education

Martha's Vineyard

Baby’s 1st Year
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
Email Us
Visit our website

An open discussion group for parents with a child up to the age of 1 year.  Parents have an opportunity to share concerns and questions and discuss issues around infant feeding, sleeping and day to day development in his/her first year of life... See More

Childbirth Education Class
Melissa Harding
Phone: 508-957-9330
Visit our website

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital Childbirth Education Class... See More

Coffee and Conversation
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
Email Us
Visit our website

Coffee and Conversation is a group offered through Martha’s Vineyard Family Center. This group is for any parent looking for a quiet moment to talk with other parents about parenting issues and child development... See More

Dad's Group
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
Email Us
Visit our website

An open playgroup were Dads and their kids can enjoy everything the Family Center has to offer, block building, painting, games and more... See More

Island Grown Schools
Phone: 508-687-9621
Email Us
Visit our website

Island Grown Schools empowers a new generation of students on Martha’s Vineyard to make healthy eating choices, learn to grow food and connect to local farms... See More

Learn with Me
Kim D’Arcy, Family Services Coordinator
Phone: 508-687-9182
Email Us
Visit our website

Learn with Me is a hands-on program invites families to explore our monthly themes in a fun, educational and interactive way at various locations in our community... See More

Martha's Vineyard Community Services
Phone: 508-693-7900
Fax: 508-693-7192
Email Us
Visit our website

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services (MVCS) is a health, education and human services agency serving Islanders of every economic circumstance and offering services that would otherwise be unaffordable or completely unavailable... See More

Martha's Vineyard Youth Task Force
Phone: 508-696-5304
Fax: 509-696-3841
Email Us
Visit our website

The Youth Task Force mission is to reduce substance use and other risky behaviors by promoting community-wide health and wellness for youth and families through a cooperative integrated network of youth, parents, health practitioners, health and social service organizations, public officials, educators, law enforcement officers, and other community members... See More

Parent Stress Line
Phone: 1-800-632-8188
Visit our website

Parents or guardians with problems relating to their children do not hesitate to call us... See More

Parenting Teens & Tweens
Patricia Bennett
Phone: 508-693-7900 x406
Email Us
Visit our website

Parenting Teens & Tweens is a group offered through  Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Wide Youth Collaborative... See More

Rebekah Thomson - Pediatric Sleep Coach
Rebekah Thomson
Phone: 917-455-3054
Email Us

Rebekah Thomson is a Gentle Sleep Coach, trained and certified by Kim West (AKA The Sleep Lady), author of Good Night Sleep Tight... See More

YMCA of Martha's Vineyard
Phone: 508-696-7171
Fax: 508-696-6806
Email Us
Visit our website

The YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard is dedicated to improving the quality of life for children, individuals, families, seniors, and the Island community by helping our members realize their fullest potential through the development of body, mind, and spirit... See More

Off Island

Department of Children & Families
Phone: 508-760-0200
Fax: 508-790-3006
Visit our website

Every child deserves permanence, safety and well-being. The Department of Children and Families (DCF) is charged with protecting children from abuse and neglect and strengthening families... See More