About Us/Staff

The Cape Cod Family Resource Center offers family support services, family partners, clinical assessments, referrals, and school support services that aim to nurture, support, and educate children, parents, and other caregivers. All services are offered to families at no cost, regardless of insurance or income. For a printable/shareable version of our latest brochure, please click here.


Rebecca Harrison is a native Cape Codder. She feels very fortunate to have grown up in such a beautiful area. Rebecca enjoys going to the beach and being outdoors. She has a family member who is Deaf. Rebecca’s interest in advocating for others stems from her experience witnessing the societal barriers and inaccessibility her family member encountered growing up in a predominantly hearing society. She earned her Bachelor’s of Social Work at Bridgewater State University and is excited to be a family support worker at the Cape Cod Family Resource Center. You can reach Rebecca directly at 508-815-5175 or rharrison@familycontinuity.org.
Paul N. Melville is Program Director at both the Cape Cod and Nantucket Family Resource Centers. For over ten years, Paul’s passion has been helping parents find their own way on the often challenging (and always interesting) journey of parenthood. Paul is a dynamic Parent Educator, a resourceful Family Support Specialist, and an engaging Professional Trainer. He’s honored and excited to lead the amazing team at the Cape Cod Family Resource Center. When he’s not working, Paul tries to spend time outdoors and actively parents his two school-aged children and the world’s most adorable toddler.  You can reach Paul directly at 508-815-5180 or pmelville@familycontinuity.org.
Terriann Polumbo, the School Liaison at Cape Cod Family Resource Center, is an experienced Special Education Teacher and Social Worker. She is highly focused on children’s and adolescents’ emotional and behavioral health. Terriann has worked in both private and public sectors including: schools, foster care agencies, locked facilities, adventure based and therapeutic environments. She is passionate and enthusiastic about helping to strengthen family bonds and sharing ideas about fun creative family activities. You can reach Terriann directly at 508-815-5074 or tpolumbo@familycontinuity.org.
Julie Showalter has experience working with children and young adults with severe traumas, developmental delays, behavioral issues, and specifically Prader-Willi Syndrome. She has worked in residential facilities and schools, working directly with families and a clinical team. During her tenure, she aided in developing and facilitating the best possible care for individuals in need. Julie received a B.A from the University of Rhode Island in 2012 and plans to continue her education. As a Family Support Worker at the Cape Cod Family Resource Center, Julie offers families compassionate support and resources to allow them to lead happy and healthy lives. You can reach Julie directly at 508-815-5138 or jshowalter@familycontinuity.org.