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NFI Massachusetts Presents at the 27th Annual International Trauma Conference
June 2, 2016

NFI Massachusetts at the 27th Annual International Trauma Conference & Inaugural ARC Conference On Wednesday, June 1st, fourteen staff from NFI Massachusetts attended the first day of the 27th annual International Trauma Conference in Boston, MA.  The first day of the conference was an inaugural Attachment, Self-Regulation, and Competency conference, focused on the traumatic stress treatment […]

NFI Massachusetts Receives Community Partnership Award from PPAL
July 1, 2015

NFI Massachusetts was recognized for its work by the Parent Professional Advocacy League (PPAL) during its Annual Conference and Celebration in Marlborough.  NFI received the Community Partnership Award “in recognition of NFI’s leadership, consistent and unwavering support promoting family and youth involvement.”  Several hundred families, state agency officials, child advocates other stakeholders were in attendance.  […]

Corporate News

NFI Massachusetts Announces New Executive Director

NFI Massachusetts Appoints Lydia Todd as Executive Director DANVERS, MA, – Today, Lydia Todd, a resident of Peabody and a Newton Native, was appointed as executive director for NFI Massachusetts, Inc., after more than 30 years of professional work in human services and criminal justice. Lydia is replacing Steven Hahn who served as the agency’s […]

NAFI/NFI 2018 Annual Report

  NAFI 2018 Annual Report Welcome to North American Family Institute’s 2018 Annual Report. Please click on the link above to read the report in its entirety.

Friends of NAFI/NFI Summer 2017 Newsletter

This edition of the Friends of NAFI/NFI will outline for readers the importance of measuring our successes through data collection and outcome reporting. It is vital to our agency growth that we regularly assess and review the impact of our services. This knowledge gives us the ability to refine and improve our programming, better serving […]

Our Perspective: NAFI New York – Where Collaboration is Key

The relatively small, but mighty NAFI NY Region has made the use of collaboration a key element both in its program design and as a strategy for growth and development. The result has been a growth in programming as well as support and recognition from our partners in the region. First, from the program design […]

NAFI Celebrates 40 Years

This year, NAFI is celebrating its 40th birthday – 40 years of remarkable service to our fellow men, women and children that began humbly, but with great hope, in a garage in Marblehead, Massachusetts 40 years ago. Download the NAFI 40th Anniversary Commemorative Booklet: Looking Back and Looking Ahead ›