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
Lowell Public Schools are transitioning to a summer schedule for meal service starting Tuesday, June 16. At these sites, students will receive two breakfasts and two lunches on Mondays and Wednesdays and will also receive meals for the weekend days on Fridays. Students at the STEM site will also receive meals for the weekend days on Fridays. When visiting our lunch sites, please remember that the Governor has ordered that everyone must wear a mask or face covering in public spaces. As always, you can also contact the Family Resource Center with any additional questions at 978-674-4321, or fill out the online form.