Living a life of purpose is the purpose of life

South Shore Support Services
317 Libbey Industrial Parkway
Unit B300
PO Box 890126
Weymouth, MA 02189


Welcome to South Shore Support Services, Inc.

Please note this address change for South Shore Support Services Administration and Adult Family Services (AFC)

Our administrative office and Adult Family Services (AFC) have moved to:

884 Washington St, Suite 100
Weymouth, MA 02189

South Shore Support Services, Inc. is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to providing supports to people with developmental disabilities. We serve people from all segments of the community and do so in a manner that respects cultural diversity.

Our Mission

South Shore Support Services, Inc. is guided by the belief that the individuals we support are the directors of their plan for support services. To that end, the agency works to empower each person to make informed life choices. We support the individual's pursuit of a quality of life, which is free from self-imposed and/or external barriers. The satisfaction of the people we serve is the primary measure of our success.


The Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation - Joey's Fund Family Grant Program

Financial Support Grants

Joey's Fund Family Grant Program accepts grant applications from families in New England that are in need of financial assistance for their family member(s) with autism. The Joey's Fund Family Grant application is now online! Applications must be submitted by March 6th at 11:59PM.

Learn more here or at the Joey's Fund Family Grant Program page.

South Shore Support Services Announces:

Launch: Community Supported Vocational Program

Learn more about our Community Supported Vocational Program

Did you read about The Launch! in the Patriot Ledger?

Description of Agency

To respond to the unique needs of the individuals we serve, we take an innovative and creative approach. We listen to each person's thoughts, desires and wishes; and then work with the individual and his or her indentified family members to design a support plan that puts into place the funding and services needed. To respond to the unique needs of our constituency, we must be innovative and creative. We must design the services from the individual's viewpoint. We must fully listen to his/her thoughts, desires and wishes. We, then, work with the individual and his/her family to obtain supports that meet their needs. We realize that people and life situations change and services need to evolve to accommodate that change.


South Shore Support Services publishes its newsletter The Exchange quaterly with a goal to inform and educate individuals with disabilities, their families and professionals. If you would like to receive our newsletter, please call 781-331-7870 and leave your name, address and email. In addition, you may access the current and previous issues by clicking on the following links:

Please check back soon for the newest issue of The Exchange.

 We welcome contributions, photographs and personal stories and highlights from our clients and family. Please, let us know what is going on in your lives.