At Family ACCESS, young children learn, grow and succeed through programs that nurture young minds, strengthen parenting skills, and support working parents

Our early education and family support programs are based on decades of research in neuroscience and early child development that point to the importance of early formative experiences and the power of engaged parents to raise strong, resilient children. Schedule a Tour

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EARLY LEARNING CENTER
Quality education and nurturing child care for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Pre-K readiness for children moving on to kindergarten.
COUNSELING AND CONSULTATION
Counseling and support services to families, children, and pregnant and parenting teens as they address current challenges as well as past traumas.
EARLY LITERACY SERVICES
Helps families challenged by poverty, limited education, or literacy barriers prepare their young children to enter school ready to learn.
CAP⋅CHILD ASSAULT PREVENTION
Empowers young children to be Safe, Strong & Free through workshops for students, parents and teachers.

News & Events

  • CAP Child Assault Prevention celebrates 25 years of serving Newton

    Newton, MA – To mark 25 years of teaching Newton children to be “Safe, Strong and Free,” CAP Child Assault Prevention program held its third annual Party for a Purpose on Saturday, March 19, 2016. Hosted by CAP volunteers Dan and Suzanne Demeo, the party was attended by 74 guests from the Newton community for […]

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Parenting Blog

  • 8 Tips for Easing the Back to School Transition

    Is your little one changing classrooms next year? Taking the big leap to Kindergarten? No matter how big or small the transition may be, a new teacher or classroom is an exciting event, but one that can also bring anxiety for children AND parents. This natural feeling of nervousness doesn’t have to spoil all the […]

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Donate by December 31 to have your gift doubled by The Village Bank.

Volunteer

Join Our Team Immediate teacher job openings in Infant, Toddler, Preschool & Pre-K programs.

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Our Mission:

Our mission remains steadfast, and only our name has changed to better reflect our focus on family development.

As we have for over 100 years, Family ACCESS empowers and strengthens families and the community by providing programs that nurture child development, promote effective parenting skills and supports working parents. Our new name reminds us of the doors that open, and the rich journeys that result, when children and families have access to the very best education-based resources and programs.

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