Parenting

Mothers' Rooms

The Medical School currently has four Mothers' Rooms where breastfeeding mothers can go to feed their babies or pump breast milk. The rooms are located at different sites. Please click on the below link for more details:

More details to Mothers' Rooms

Adoption

Adoption Assistance

UMMS provides financial assistance of $1,000 on a per child, per family basis for certain IRS qualified adoption expenses. Adoption Assistance is available for non-unit employees who are benefit eligible. Qualified expenses include attorney fees, court costs, adoption fees and traveling expenses. To apply for the reimbursement, click here (for UMass Medical School internal use only).

Other Adoption Resources

 

Adoption Community of New England
Evan B. Donaldson Institute 
Joint Council on International Children’s Services
Mass Adoption Resource Exchange
Rainbow Kids
Tapestry Books

 

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