We are invested in empowering families and providing access to quality educational experiences for all young children.  Through our program offerings, we help build literacy rich homes, support parents in understanding their child's development and offer opportunities to engage with other families in the community.

Our services are FREE in the communities that we serve!

for families with young children 0-8 years of age


We offer additional services like Ages & Stages developmental screenings (ASQ) and access to resources and referrals.  Please inquire for more information. 

  • Play groups offered throughout the year for children birth - 5 years of age.  Explore new activities with your child and connect with other families.

  • A lending library approach that helps families learn strategies of interactive reading.

  • Opportunities for parents and caregivers to connect and engage in enriching conversations about parenting topics.

  • Learning through play home visiting school readiness program for income eligible parents with children ages 16 months to 3 years of age.


Click on your community to see program scheduling

Contact Us

Or you can contact the Program Coordinator directly: 

Jodi Levin 

Program Coordinator Community Connections 

617-969-5906 ext 114

Our program is funded by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care's Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) grant.

Community Connections 

Family ACCESS Early Literacy Services 

492 Waltham St, Newton, MA 02465  

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