Welcome

  • Empowering families and communities to provide quality care to children birth to 3rd grade through education and advocacy.
  • Growing the Heart of the Commonwealth sets forth a bold community strategy for early learning, connecting and aligning resources for early education, family engagement, health and behavioral health.
  • Edward Street’s Annual Day of Play Family Festival celebrates playful learning with families. Each June more than 5,000 children and families come to Elm Park to play, learn and grow.
  • Each October, Worcester celebrates World Smile Day and the joy that reading brings. Worcester Reads and Smiles has become an annual tradition with books, songs, and activities across the City.

For more than 130 years Edward Street Child Services has been leading innovation and quality in early learning programs for young children.  We serve as a community convener and advocate on behalf of children, families, and educators.