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Community Action Agency of Somerville Head Start

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CAAS Head Start is a free preschool program funded by the federal government for low income families. We support the learning and development of children ages 3 -5 years and prepare them to be successful in Kindergarten and beyond. We provide comprehensive services to children and families: Supports for children with special needs, social services, health and nutrition supports, and family advocacy and engagement. We have two sites in Somerville: the Mystic Center at Mystic Public Housing and the Jack Hamilton Center at 29 Allen Street. We also have classrooms in partnership with the Somerville Public Schools at the Arthur D Healey School and the Capuano Early Childhood Center. Individual classroom start times vary. We offer full, and half-day programming. For information, applications and enrollment visit or call our Union Square offices at 617-623-7370 ext 127, or email chosman@caasomerville.org.
Name of Director: 
Donna Cabral
Address: 
66-70 Union Square
Suite 104
Somerville, MA 02143
United States
Phone: 
617-623-7370
Ages Served: 
Preschool – 33 months to 5 years
Meals Provided: 
Breakfast
Lunch
Is Transportation Provided?: 
No
NAEYC Accreditation?: 
No
Accept Vouchers?: 
No
Accept Contracted Slots?: 
No
Scholarships Available?: 
No
Languages spoken: 
English, Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Kreyòl, and others

Ages Served (Category):

Childcare Type: 
Center-Based Childcare

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