Resources in Needham, MA 

After School 

Needham Extended Day 

52 Pickering St, Suite 1 

Needham, MA 02492 

Phone: 781-444-6337

Email: nedpkids@gmail.com 

At 5 elementary schools - Broadmeadow, Eliot, Mitchell, Hillside and Newman 

 

Child Care Resource & Referral

Quincy Community Action Programs, Inc. 

1509 Hancock St 

Quincy, MA 02169 

Phone: 617-657-5305 

Email: cck@qcap.org 

Center Based & Family Child Care

Search for child care in Needham on the Department of Early Education website 

https://eeclead.force.com/EEC_ChildCareSearch

Domestic Violence Assistance

REACH Beyond Domestic Violence 

Hotline: 800-899-4000

Office: 781-891-0724 

Email: info@reachma.org 

Early Intervention 

Riverside El at Needham

255 Highland Ave 

Needham, MA 02494 

Contact: Joanne Sweeney 

Phone: 781-449-1884

Email: jsweeney@riversidecc.org 

www.riversidecc.org/child-family-services/early-childhood-services/early-intervention 

Food Pantry 

Needham Community Council 

570 Hillside Ave 

Needham, MA 02494 

Email: foodpantry@needhamcommunitycouncil.org 

Phone: 781-444-2415 ext 1050 

Social Worker 

Needham Youth & Family 

Needham Town Hall

1471 Highland Ave

Needham, MA 02492 

Social Worker: Katy Colthart 

Phone: 781-455-7500 

DTA Office 

Roxbury (Dudley Square) Department of Transitional Assistance 

2201 Washington St 

Roxbury, MA 02119

Phone: 617-989-6000 

 

Framingham Department of Transitional Assistance

300 Howard St 

Framingham, MA 01702 

Phone: 508-661-6600 

Early Education Director 

Newman School 

Director: Rebecca Johnson 

Phone: 781-455-0400 ext 233  

 

Needham Early Childhood Council 

800 Highland Ave 

Needham, MA 02494 

Contact: Peggy McDonald

Email: nechild@aol.com

Girl Scouts of Eastern MA 

Girl Scouts - Cedar Hill Campus

265 Beaver St 

Waltham, MA 02452 

Contact: Molly Kazin 

Phone: 844-306-4736 

https://www.gsema.org/en/camp/our-campus/cedar-hill.html 

Heat Assistance 

Needham Town Hall 

1471 Highland Ave 

Needham, MA 02494 

Phone: 781-455-7500 

Parent Led Group 

Public Housing 

Needham Housing Authority 

Contact: Debra Tambeau  

Phone: 508-769-9607

Email: dtambeau@needhamhousing.org

28 Captain Robert Cook Dr.

Needham, MA

WIC Nutrition Program 

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program - Framingham 

7 Bishop St 

Framingham, MA 01702

Phone: 508-620-2456

Contact: Helida Johnson 

Head Start 

Communities United Inc 

Phone: 617-744-6076

Email: enrollment@communitiesunitedinc.org  

Librarian 

Needham Public Library 

1139 Highland Ave 

Needham, MA 02494 

Librarian: Paula Dugin 

Phone: 781-455-7559 

Email: pdugan@minlib.net 

Park and Rec 

Needham Park and Recreation 

178 Rosemary St 

Needham, MA 02494 

Phone: 781-455-7930 

Public Schools 

Needham Public Schools 

1330 Highland Ave 

Needham, MA 02494 

Phone: 781-455-0400

ELL District Coordinator: Jamie Singelais 

Email: jamie_singelais@needham.k12.ma.us 

YMCA

Charles River YMCA 

380 Chestnut St

Needham, MA 02492 

Phone: 781-449-6646 

Diapers 

Baby Basics, Inc. 

PO Box 920507 

Needham, MA 02492  

Phone: 617-305-6899 

Email: info@babybasicsinc.org 

www.babybasicsinc.org 

Community Connections 

Family ACCESS Early Literacy Services 

492 Waltham St, Newton, MA 02465  

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