Family Child Care
Family Child Care Services
About This Program
We provide family child care services to low-income families whose children are receiving state childcare subsidies. We focus closely on matching the family’s unique childcare needs within our network of Child Care Homes. Our network of 60 Family Child Care Provider homes are licensed through the Massachusetts Department of Early Education (EEC). All providers are certified in CPR and First Aid and receive regular visits by a Community Teamwork Family Child Care specialists. All family child care providers have an open door policy.
- Serving families and children 6 weeks to 10 years old
- Eligibility: Any age-appropriate child receiving a state childcare subsidy
- Scope: A network of 60 Family Child Care Providers in the Greater Lowell and Greater Wakefield
Listen to Mike Bacigalupo, Deputy Division Director, discuss with Ted Panos on WCAP radio School Age and Center Based Care, as well as Family Child Care. He also addressed Financial Literacy workshops and our WIC program.