This Program has not been updated in more than a year.

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Help in a Bag!

By Center for Families

Are you looking for some some ideas on how to support your little one?

Help in a Bag
This is an ongoing program.
Monday through Friday. Morning and Afternoon.

Bags are available for pick-up at the Center for Families main office (51 Inman St.) or dropped off to your home. Please contact Kim Tran to register for a bag. 

Age: Adult.

Cambridge residents only.

Request assistance

Contact

Kim Tran
Program Assistant
ktran@cambridgema.gov
617-349-6385

If you are interested in borrowing any of the resource bags or have any questions, please contact Kim Tran at 617-349-6385 or ktran@cambridgema.gov.

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

If you are interested in borrowing any of the resource bags or have any questions, please contact Kim Tran at 617-349-6385 or ktran@cambridgema.gov.

Free!

Location

  • In-person only.

Additional information

The Center for Families offers free resource bags on the following topics:

  • First Time Dads
  • Getting Ready to Share
  • Biting
  • Hitting
  • Fun with Language
  • Starting Childcare or School
  • A New Baby in the Family
  • Death of a Loved One
  • Potty Training!

Each bag is filled with engaging books for toddlers and preschoolers as well as articles and resource lists, including websites for parents.

Program continues to run during Winter vacation, February vacation, and April vacation.

Help in a Bag