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.
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.