Pathways to Family Success

By Agenda for Children Literacy Initiative, Center for Families, Cambridge Housing Authority, and DHSP Community Learning Center

Pathways to Family Success supports low-income Cambridge families with free events, activities, supplies, and community.

Pathways to Family Success
This is an ongoing program.
Saturday. Afternoon.

The program runs year-round. 

Ages: 4 to 8.

Grades Preschool through 2nd grade.

Cambridge residents only.


You are eligible for Pathways if...

  • you have a child entering Pre-K, Kindergarten, or 1st grade this fall
  • You live in public or Section 8 housing, or you are eligible for one of those programs
Request assistance


Iris Lewis
Pathways to Family Success Coordinator

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Contact Iris Lewis, Pathways to Family Success Coordinator, to apply:



  • Both in-person and virtual (online or over the phone).

Jefferson Park

308 Rindge Ave
Cambridge, MA 02140
United States

North Cambridge

Refreshments provided.
Childcare provided.

Additional information

  • Parent education: including individualized support, parent to parent discussion groups, workshops and connection to community resources.
  • Events for the whole family: including family gatherings like field trips, nature walks, craft nights and more!
  • Free books and activity materials for each child.
  • Pathways WhatsApp Group: participating parents join a Pathways WhatsApp group to connect with other parents and learn about upcoming events

PFS flyer 2023.pdf