This past November, Congressman Joseph Kennedy III of Massachusetts’ 4th Congressional District visited Massachusetts MENTOR’s Taunton office to learn more about the organization’s services for individuals with disabilities and youth at risk.
At 19, Chantz was confined to a hospital bed and tethered to a number of tubes. His relatives could not provide the level of care he needed at the time. That’s when Milton and Cindy Brekle, foster parents with Alabama MENTOR, welcomed Chantz into their home. With their caring support, Chantz thrived. He completed high school after not being able to attend for years, and even went to prom! Read the rest of their inspiring story. ... See MoreSee Less