Helping you balance your Work and your Life
Family Resource Program
Special Needs Program
Two Family Resource Specialists (FRS) are assigned to Work Life Boston to manage the Special Needs Program. They provide the following services. Please contact an FRS with any questions. We are here to help.
Enroll and track families enrolled in the Special Needs Program.
Provide input to Assignment Officers (see FAQs).
Help families access services.
Help to achieve the greatest health care benefits for their family members with special needs.
Education about early childhood, parenting, mental health system, and other topics.
Help navigating the often complex medical, mental health, managed care, and education systems.
Information and referral.
Contact an FRS to enroll. The applicable forms needed to enroll are listed and hyperlinked below.
DD 2792 Special Needs Family Medical Summary is to be completed by you/your spouse and medical provider when your dependent has a medical/psychological special need. DD Form 2792DD 2792-1 Special Needs Education/Early Intervention Form is to be completed by you/your spouse and Special Education staff when your dependent child has an Individual Education Plan (IEP) (PPT for CT) at school. DD Form 2792-1
Mail or Fax to your FRS:
Family Resource Specialist
U.S. Coast Guard
Base Boston Health, Safety, Worklife Department
427 Commercial Street
Boston, MA 02109
Sensitive Material Fax: 617-223-3464