HS Sen Fattman reading to kidsFamilies 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.


Hear what some of our parents, teachers and even children have to say about our early education & care programs HERE.


IMPORTANT NOTICE: WCAC's main office remains closed. All staff are working remotely. Fuel clients can now call 508-754-7281 to check on the status of your application by entering your social security number and/or to leave a voicemail for staff to call back. For all other home heating inquiries please contact For all other matters contact    (Updated 4/6/2022)