Providing opportunities for NWW families to connect with one another and gain support in their roles as parents and guardians.

Through our Family Series, we provide three annual events to connect and support the families of our residents both in our residential and independent living programs. See below for details on upcoming events.

Questions? Please email Rachel Tetrault by email at rtetrault(at), or call 617-964-6860 x14


Annual Family Breakfast

The Family Breakfast is open to all family members and guardians of NWW residents as well as the residents themselves. It is a time for families to reconnect with old friends and meet new NWW families. Books for the May Speaker Event will be available for purchase!

Sunday, March 24, 10:00 - 11:30am | West Newton | Free event

RSVP required. For more information, or to RSVP, contact Rachel at rtetrault(at) or 617-964-6860 x14


May Speaker Event: Book talk by Pulitzer Prize winner Eileen McNamara about her new book, “Eunice, the Kennedy who changed the World”

Join us for light refreshments and a chance to hear Pulitzer Prize winner and journalist Eileen MacNamara speak about her biography of Eunice Kennedy Shriver, the founder of the Special Olympics. Books will be available for purchase.

Tuesday May 7th, 6:30-8:00pm | Newton Center | Free event

RSVP required. This event is open to parents and guardians of NWW clients. To RSVP and get details on the location, contact Rachel at rtetrault(at) or 617-964-6860 x14