In light of last month’s tragedy in Newtown Connecticut, the maaps Board of Directors has prepared a statement citing the need to improve gun control in Massachusetts.

To read maaps’ response to the Newtown tragedy, please click here. ­­­­

Additionally, maaps is asking all member schools’ staff, Boards of Directors, families and advocates to contact their legislator and urge them to improve gun control in Massachusetts. You can do this by signing onto the maaps Action Network at Just click on the yellow “Action Network” badge.  The maaps Action Network features “three click advocacy” that makes it easy to take action by contacting members of the legislature quickly and effectively.

Thank you in advance for taking action! If you have any questions, please contact me directly at 781-245-1220 x 209 or