DHSP Preschools

By Department of Human Service Programs (DHSP)

DHSP Preschool Programs are open to Cambridge residents with age-eligible children. All our preschools are licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care.

Hours of operation
Monday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm


DHSP Preschools
Questions & Support
Chandra Green
Enrollment Coordinator


DHSP Preschool Offices

51 Inman Street, 3rd floor
Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

Mid Cambridge

Additional information

Our Preschools strive to provide children from ages 2 years 9 months to 5 years and their families with a quality, nurturing, and educational preschool experience, fostering positive child-teacher-parent relationships and supporting the healthy growth and development of children.

For enrollment in our preschools families can apply through our new lottery system. Lottery applications are accepted in October 2020.