Alison is an essential team member of The Family Center as she serves as the school liaison for Plymouth County. Alison’s compassion and dedication enable her to work with families of youth to increase overall graduation rates, identify barriers and reduce truancy rates. With a background in working with teens, Alison is focused on offering a helping hand and being a positive support in such crucial years. Alison earned a Bachelor of Science in Social Work from Bridgewater State University. In the past, Alison has assisted clients involved with the following agencies; Department of Youth Services, Department of Children & Families and the Department of Mental Health. Interning as a Domestic Violence Advocate for the New Bedford police department and volunteering at the Boys and Girls Club of Brockton fueled her devotion to being a dynamic influence in the lives of youth.