NBCCC was established in 1995. We are one of twenty two coalitions across Massachusetts that is federally funded through the Department of Children and Families. Our mission is to facilitate the organization of comprehensive family support systems in the neighborhoods of the City of New Bedford while promoting a community centered child welfare best practices approach within the DCF system.
Our goal is to create the conditions necessary to strengthen families, prevent child abuse & neglect and build a healthier community.
Foster Children and Teen Enrichment Fund provides financial support for local foster children and teens to take part in enrichment activities and programs. Click here to read more.
*United Way of Greater New Bedford is the fiscal partner for New Bedford Community Connections Coalition.