Early Education and Care
IMPORTANT NOTICE: All WCAC Head Start centers will be closed through June 29, 2020. We will continue to provide updates through social media channels and ChildPlus for our families, including specific details related to pick up times and locations for Meals to Go programs provided through the Southbridge and Webster Public School Systems. Click here for link to important community resources.
Families with young children can access a variety of services through WCAC programs designed to link parents to community resources, to advocate for parent needs and address gaps in services, and to offer quality childcare and educational opportunities for youngsters infants through age 5 through Early Head Start and Head Start.
In Southern Worcester County, first-time parents, who are age 20 and under, may receive home visits and attend parent groups from pregnancy through their child’s third birthday through WCAC’s Healthy Families of Southern Worcester County program.