Head Start Program – Greater Lawrence Greater Lawrence Community Action Council Incorporated

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Contact Information

Greater Lawrence Community Action Council Incorporated
Contact: Katherine Ogando, Health, Disabilities and Nutrition Manager
Email Address: headstart@glcac.org
Phone: 978-681-4920
Fax: 978-681-4945

305 Essex Street, 3rd Floor Lawrence, MA 01840
Area Served: Northeast

Map Location Head Start Program - Greater Lawrence


Provides high quality services to low-income families. Head Start has been the primary source for providing a comprehensive, holistic program of education, family support services; special needs, mental health, health, nutrition, and parent involvement to low-income families of the Greater Lawrence area. Funded by the US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the program also receives funds through the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), Massachusetts Department of Education (DOE), Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA) and In-kind Donations; and through the private sector.

Service Types

  • Family Support
  • Speech Therapy

Program Type

  • Day Care

Populations Served

  • Allergies
  • Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Blind
  • Blood disorders
  • Chronic Health Impairment
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Deaf
  • Developmental Delay Birth to 3
  • Developmental Disability
  • Dual Diagnosis - ID/MI
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Other See Narrative
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Skin Disorders
  • Speech Impairment
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Free Transport
  • Medical Needs
  • Services at Home
  • Services at School
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: NAEYC
  • Fees: Free Service, MassHealth, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: OFC