Posted by Caitlin Bohara

Path in the WoodsThe Family Circle Newsletter, created by JF&CS and funded by the HALO Foundation, provides a wealth of up-to-date information about services, benefits, support groups, workshops, and other resources that help families meet the challenges of raising a child with disabilities.

This edition of the Family Circle Newsletter explores the outdoors as well as some great events and activities offered in Greater Boston for children, adults, and the entire family. Take advantage of the wonderful spring weather before it is gone!

The Family Circle Newsletter includes the following information:

  • JF&CS Family Swim Program
  • Accessible Recreation Fair
  • Boston Children's Museum Magic and Dance Show
  • Museum of Fine Arts Artful Healing
  • Mass Audubon
  • Resources
The organizations and websites are listed as a public service and are not endorsed, recommended, or validated by the H.A.L.O. Foundation or JF&CS.

To sign up for the newsletter or for more information, contact Caitlin Bohara at or 781-647-JFCS (5327).

Caitlin Bohara has been in the field of developmental disabilities and mental health for five years. Before coming to JF&CS, Caitlin worked in Connecticut with young adults with mental illness in a residential setting, assisting them with daily living skills, employment, social activities, and individualized goals. Prior to working in Connecticut, Caitlin attended the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where she studied psychology. Currently she works for Services for People with Disabilities and Mental Illness as the Community Programs Manager, overseeing the Family Support program as well as some residential programs.