Family Service Inc.
Family Services is a non-profit social service agency located in Lawrence, MA
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Therapeutic Training & Support Worker

Family Services is seeking a part-time (20 hours/week) Therapeutic Training & Support Worker for its In-Home Therapy (IHT) program.  There is the potential for this position to become 30-40 hours/week. Click here for a full position description.



CASA Advocate Supervisor

Family Services is seeking a part-time (20 hours/week) CASA Advocate Supervisor for the Salem office of its Essex County Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program.  Click here for a full position description.



In-Home Therapy Clinician

Family Services is seeking a full time (40 hours/week) clinician for the In-Home Therapy program.  Click here for a full position description and application instructions.



Mental Health Clinician

Family Services of the Merrimack Valley (FSMV) is seeking Master’s level clinicians to join our growing Counseling Center.  LMHC and LICSW supervision is available for qualified non-licensed candidates. Click here for a position description and application instructions.



Therapeutic Mentor

Family Services seeks qualified, dynamic applicants for the position of part-time (20 hours/week)Therapeutic Mentors.  $16/hour; no benefits. Bilingual (English/Spanish) is a must.  Send resume to Holly Hammershoy at Family Services of the Merrimack Valley, 430 North Canal Street, Lawrence, MA 01840 or email it to



Psychology Practicum

Family Services offers a 16-24 hr/wk psychology practicum program for qualified doctoral level trainees attending local graduate school programs. One hour of individual supervision and 1.5 hours of small group supervision with other trainees is provided weekly by a licensed psychologist.  Click here for a full description and contract information.






Board of Directors & Advisory Board Positions
Family Service is looking for dedicated professionals from the Greater Lawrence community to serve as members of our Board of Directors and Advisory Board. For more information, contact Liz Sweeney at 978-327-6637.



Friends of Family Services

Friends of Family Services are individuals who support our mission by working on committees, events and initiatives that directly benefit the children and families we serve (such as our annual Back to School Drive).  There are no requirements for participation; we only ask that you assist the organization in whatever way you can.  Click here for more information.


To learn how you can become involved with Family Services as a friend of the organization, contact Rosey Gonzalez at or 978-327-6608. 



CASA Guardian ad Litem
Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteers advocate for abused and neglected children in court. Volunteers receive a high level of training and support. No special experience is required.
For more information, call 978-327-6615 or
Click here
to learn more about the CASA program.



Samaritan Crisis Line
The Samaritans of Merrimack Valley rely on volunteers who help those in crisis. People from all walks of life are trained by Samaritans to offer support and caring for those who are lonely, despairing or suicidal. Trainings are held throughout the year.
For more information, please call Debbie Helms at 978-327-6671 or Email:
Click here
to learn more about the Samaritans.



Child and Youth Mentoring
Family Service operates many different youth mentoring programs. Visit each program’s web page to learn more and download contact information and a volunteer application: