Center for Public Representation

The Rosie D. Preservation Project

The court recently ended its oversight of the Rosie D. case that overhauled the children?s mental health system in Massachusetts. Our safeguards project will ensure that the reforms of the case are maintained, and that kids with SED and ASD receive needed and timely home-based services to stay with their families and avoid out-of-home placements.

CATEGORY: Community Change
LOCATION: Northampton, MA
AMOUNT: $459,540

Massachusetts Audubon Internship Program

Photo:  Interns on a field day collecting live specimens at local tidepools.  For completion of their year-long internships, the interns were awarded a hat, a certificate of service award, and a Nature Hero pin. Tower Foundation grants awarded in 2019 and 2021 have helped the Massachusetts Audubon  Society (Mass Audubon) pilot a program that creates … Continued