Child Welfare

Care & ProtectionChild Requiring Assistance | Guardianship | DCF

Attorney MacCausland vigorously advocates for children and families seeking representation in Petitions for Care and Protection, Petitions for Child Requiring Assistance (CRA), guardianship matters, and all matters, including Fair Hearings, involving the Department of Children and Families. Cynthia is a member of the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Juvenile Bar Association and a certified member of the CPCS Children and Family Law Division (CAFL) Trial Panel. Cynthia embraces her role in providing a voice for children and indigent families struggling with violence, trauma, homelessness and poverty. Cynthia believes strongly supported and well represented children and families are the foundation of strong communities.


470 Washington Street, Norwood, MA 02062 | P.O. Box 1154, Newport, RI 02840 | T. 617.284.3804. | F. 617.507.5852 | cynthia@maccauslandlaw.com