The new child and family social workers at Chelmsford Public Schools are available to assist your family and children in a variety of ways. They are dedicated to supporting and advocating for the well being of families and students in school, at home, and in the community. Your student or family might be referred for social work support by school administration or the counseling department. Parents/Guardians or providers at home are also welcome to make a referral.

Self Referral for Social Work Assistance

What Social Workers can help with:

  • Crisis Management
  • Community Resources/Referrals
  • Home/Community Visits
  • Mental Health & Counseling
  • Attendance/Truancy
  • Homelessness
  • Basic Needs/Financial
  • Substance Abuse
  • Family Challenges
  • Agency Involvement
  • Emotional/Behavioral Concerns
  • Education & Resources

Contact My Social Worker

Julie Hopkins | Chelmsford High School | 978-251-5111, ext. 5712


Jaelitha Brodeur | McCarthy Middle School/Center Elementary/South Row Elementary | 978-251-5122


Shawn Dutcher | Parker Middle School/Byam Elementary/Harrington Elementary | 978-251-5133, ext. 6175