R9 Kids and the Law Massachusetts Grandparent Resource Network 1-617-222-7421 1-617-727-7750 1-800-243-4636 Website: www.massgrg.com/web/resource-support.html Email: [email protected] • a statewide resource of support groups, as well as public and private agencies.   These groups provide a shared environment to discuss issues within kinship families. Office of the Child Advocate (OCA) 1-617-979-8374 TOLL FREE Helpline: 1-866-790-3690 Website: http://www.mass.gov/childadvocate/ • the Commonwealth’s central child advocacy resource.The OCA helps identify services or resources for a child and assists with resolving problems that involve a state child-serving agency. One Can Help 1-617-930-3468 Email: [email protected] Website: www.onecanhelp.org • a statewide resource accessed by court professionals, attorneys, and social workers to provide clients at risk with essential resources when no other aid is available. Parent/Professional Advocacy League (PPAL) 1-866-815-8122 Statewide Office – Boston 1-508-767-9725 Central MA Office – Worcester Email: [email protected] Website: www.ppal.net • provides support for children with mental health needs and their families through education, advocacy, outreach and support. Parents Helping Parents (PHP) 1-617-926-5008 1-800-632-8188 Parental Stress Line 7 days, 24 hours Resources R