SMOC Head Start Program/Child Care South Middlesex Opportunity Council

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Contact Information

South Middlesex Opportunity Council
Contact: Lesley Kinney, Division Director Head Start, Childcare, Suburban Child
Email Address:
Phone: 508-820-8380 xMain Office
Alternate Phone: 508-620-2371 x231
Fax: 508-620-2373

12 Roxanna Street Framingham, MA 01702
Area Served: Central

Map Location SMOC Head Start Program/Child Care


Goals: To provide an enriched preschool experience for eligible children in the community, to provide a program which is planned & developed by Head Start parents, staff, and community people, and to provide jobs for Head Start parents & other target area residents. Also has contract with ACF and DOE. Main office is located at345 Union Avenue, Framingham, Phil Fokas is the Director. He can be reached at the main office number. Serves children age 15 months to 5th grade.

Program also provides child care for children 15 months to 11 years old who have parents that are working full time/going to school.

Program is part of a larger agency, South Middlesex Opportunity Council, providing many services to low income families/individuals.

Centers are located in Framingham, Marlboro, Medway, Milford and Northbridge. Each center is able to serve children from surrounding towns.

Service Types

  • After School Programs
  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Child Care
  • Communication
  • Counseling
  • Education

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities
  • Diabetes
  • Learning Disabilities

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Free Transport
  • Services at School

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: Children & Families, EEC and NAEYC
  • Fees: Free Service
  • Licensed By: EEC ,City of Framingham