Youth Villages provides our Intercept® intensive in-home services and LifeSetTM program models in Massachusetts.



Provided to Massachusetts



Strengthening families to prevent or limit the need for foster care



Helping young adults make a successful transition to adulthood

Our Results

  • Youth living at home or independently 1 year after discharge: 94% 94%
  • Youth in school and/or employed 1 year after discharge: 86% 86%
  • Youth reporting no trouble with the law 1 year after discharge: 88% 88%
  • Overall satisfaction with Youth Villages: 92% 92%

Figures represent data gathered in FY19 for all youth served for more than 60 days across all programs.

It was a year of record growth and innovation for Youth Villages.


youth served in Massachusetts

Help create lasting change in Massachusetts


Your one-time or continuing contribution goes directly to helping children and young adults get the chance they deserve.



You can be a positive force in the lives of young people being treated through Youth Villages.
attend an event

Attend an event

Youth Villages events are a great way to support families in your local community and have a great time while you’re doing it.

young professionals

Donate to Leadership Council

Your one-time or continuing contribution goes directly to helping children and young adults get the chance they deserve.

stories of hope

Helping children and families live successfully

Local Leadership

Matt Stone

Matt Stone

Executive Director, Massachusetts and New Hampshire

As Youth Villages’ executive director for Massachusetts and New Hampshire, Matthew Stone is responsible for all clinical, administrative, business development and fundraising activities in these states.

After joining Youth Villages in 2001 as a direct care counselor at Youth Villages’ Dogwood Campus in Memphis, Tenn., Stone went on to manage Youth Villages’ residential and community-based programs.

In June 2006, he relocated to New England to bring LifeSet™ and Youth Villages’ intensive in-home programs to the region.

In 2011, he was named one of Boston’s “Top 40 Under 40” by the Boston Business Journal.
Stone recently served as chair of The Children’s League of Massachusetts and remains on the league’s board of directors. Stone is also co-chair of the Transition Age Youth Coalition in Massachusetts, a founding member of the Massachusetts Permanency Practice Alliance and is involved in the Massachusetts Providers Council and the Association for Behavioral Healthcare.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in social work.

He is also an award-winning music composer and sound designer. His work has been featured in numerous theatrical productions.

Stone and his wife, Kristen, are the parents of two children.

Katie Dilly

Director, Development

Local Board

Amanda Eisel

Board Chair

Peter Campanella

Amy Crate

Ryan Hayden

Chief Innovation Officer

Joanna Jacobson

One8 Foundation

Beth Klarman

The Klarman Family Foundation

Sharon Liszanckie

Executive Director
Boston Preparatory Charter Public School

Kristen Lucken

Religious Studies Program at Brandeis

Pamela Giasson Lynch

Product Development Leader
TPI Composites, Inc.

Yvette Lowenthal-Mulderry

Mark O’Donnell

President & CEO
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Massachusetts

Malisa Schuyler

Vice President, Government Affairs
Beth Israel Lahey Health

Wendy Vincent

Managing Director
Crescent Advisors

Pramila Yadav, MD

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Leadership council

United by our shared commitment to the young people and families Youth Villages serves, the Leadership Council seeks to strengthen the Youth Villages community by engaging future philanthropic leaders from diverse personal and career backgrounds while fostering an inclusive and supportive environment for all its members. As a group, we pride ourselves on creating impactful volunteering, networking and awareness building initiatives to further the Youth Villages mission.

Together, we can ensure children and young adults in Youth Villages programs have meaningful access to the resources and support systems they need to thrive.


20+ Volunteers | $290,000 raised | 1,600 personal care items donated

Volunteer. Raise Awareness. Change Lives.

Executive Council

Emma Wright


Noelle Maffeo


Daniela Perez


Rob Swartz


Cat Draper

Event Co-Chair

Caitlin Brosnihan

Event Co-Chair

Casey Onstott

Nomination Chair

Kelsey Levangie

Volunteer Chair

Tom Palmieri

Communications Chair

Portia Keady

Sponsorship Chair

Jessica Fredriksen

Youth Villages Representative


Pat Brosnihan

Mike Fahy

Devon Guanci

Kate Henry

Rachel Kern

Paige McInnis

Meghan Prendergast

Raymond Robles

Alix Seyfarth

Kelley Sweetser

Pamela Watkins

Lindsay Wolfe

Find us on Instagram and view pictures from our most recent event.



15 Union St., Building E
Lawrence, MA 01843


Phone: 334-737-4200
Fax: 334-737-4201


175 Paramount Drive, Suite 102
Raynham, MA 02767


Phone: (508) 732-6500
Fax 508 732 6501


95 Ashley Ave., Suite D
West Springfield, MA 01089


Phone: 413-452-3600
Fax: 413-452-3601


12 Gill Street Suite 5800
Woburn, MA 01801


Phone: 781-937-7900
Fax: 781-937-7901


200 Donald Lynch Blvd., Suite 104
Marlborough, MA 01752


Phone: 508-368-4300
Fax: 508-368-4301