Resources For Young Adults

DMH Young Adult Resource Guide

A list of resources for young adults provided by Massachusetts Department of Mental Health

Parent Professional Advisory League

The Parent/Professional Advocacy League (PPAL) is a statewide family organization dedicated to improving the mental health and well being of children, youth and families through education, advocacy and partnership.

ReachHire

ReachHire offers a wealth of tools, advice, and resources designed to help young adults reach their dreams – for building a career, getting an education, and supporting themselves financially.

STEPS Young Adult Resource Center

STEPS is a resource center for young adults between the ages of 18 and 25 who need a safe, supportive environment where they can get the help they need as they transition to independent living.

TEMPO Young Adult Resource Center

Tempo is a one-stop resource center for young adults with extra challenges. We focus on achievement, employment, schooling, healthy relationships, and practical skills to reach future goals. Young adults learn to be leaders, learners, workers, and role models.

T.R.A.C.S

South Shore Mental Health’s Transition Resources and Community Supports (TRACS) program serves 16-to-25-year-olds who are currently in treatment for mental illness or co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse issues.

The Transformation Center

The Transformation Center is a Massachusetts statewide peer-operated training, technical assistance, and peer support networking organization

UMass Medical Center: Transitions RTC

Transitions RTC’s mission is to promote the full participation in socially valued roles of transition-age youth and young adults (ages 14-30) with serious mental health conditions.

Young Adults Vocation Program

The Young Adult Vocational Program (YAVP) is a transitional program that provides daily structure for young adults with psychiatric disabilities.

Zia Access Center

The Zia Young Adult Access Center is a peer-run center that believes the journey to healing is self-determined. Zia is a walk-in center no referrals are required. Zia offers communal support, trauma-informed services and resource connections geared towards the unique needs of young adults.

You forward to help young adults in NE Mass

YouForward

YouForward supports young adults ages 16 to 25 in
Lawrence and Haverhill who are experiencing mental health challenges.

Impact Access Center

The Impact Center is open to youth and young adults ages 16-21.  Services are informal, flexible, safe, welcoming to diversity, and committed to supporting youth in achieving their own goals. The support you need is here!  Speak to our onsite Peer Mentor or Recovery Navigator or come check out our weekly agenda to see what might interest you.

DMH Young Adult Resource Guide

A list of resources for young adults provided by Massachusetts Department of Mental Health

Parent Professional Advisory League

The Parent/Professional Advocacy League (PPAL) is a statewide family organization dedicated to improving the mental health and well being of children, youth and families through education, advocacy and partnership.

ReachHire

ReachHire offers a wealth of tools, advice, and resources designed to help young adults reach their dreams – for building a career, getting an education, and supporting themselves financially.

STEPS Young Adult Resource Center

STEPS is a resource center for young adults between the ages of 18 and 25 who need a safe, supportive environment where they can get the help they need as they transition to independent living.

TEMPO Young Adult Resource Center

Tempo is a one-stop resource center for young adults with extra challenges. We focus on achievement, employment, schooling, healthy relationships, and practical skills to reach future goals. Young adults learn to be leaders, learners, workers, and role models.

T.R.A.C.S

South Shore Mental Health’s Transition Resources and Community Supports (TRACS) program serves 16-to-25-year-olds who are currently in treatment for mental illness or co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse issues.

The Transformation Center

The Transformation Center is a Massachusetts statewide peer-operated training, technical assistance, and peer support networking organization

UMass Medical Center: Transitions RTC

Transitions RTC’s mission is to promote the full participation in socially valued roles of transition-age youth and young adults (ages 14-30) with serious mental health conditions.

Young Adults Vocation Program

The Young Adult Vocational Program (YAVP) is a transitional program that provides daily structure for young adults with psychiatric disabilities.

Additional young adult resources not listed here?