Program Details

Guiding parents, educating children and helping families with children prenatal to 8 years old.


Questions? Call (413) 583-3527 or email us at

Welcome Baby
Are you a first time parent with a baby under 13 months?
Join one of our Welcome Baby groups listed in our calendar.

Grow, Play and Learn Playgroups
Parent/caregiver/child playgroups call to join one near you.
Playgroups are fun for both children and adults check our calendar for time and locations.

Pathways for Moms
Warm and caring support group for all mothers facing the challenges and changes of parenthood with infants birth to fifteen months.  Led by MotherWoman-trained facilitators, safe, confidential, and welcoming to moms with baby blues, postpartum anxiety, stress, or depression.

Parent Cafe
This parent discussion group focuses on topics such as child growth and   development, guiding behavior and family stress. Information about community resources is also available. Childcare may be available.

Books and Babies
Meet up in a fun atmosphere reading books, singing songs, play with new toys and share resources with other parents. Pathways for Parent family specialists are available at local libraries to answer any of your parenting questions.

Kindergarten Readiness Program
Look for our Kindergarten Readiness Program in spring and summer.
Learn how to help your child become Kindergarten ready and how to
extend learning at home.

Families Services and Resources
Call the Pathways for Parents office to find any service
offered in your community or in neighboring communities. Find infant,
toddler, preschools, and out of school time care as well as subsidy information.


Special Events
Watch our calendar for updates of local Family Events.



Coordinated Family and Community Engagement is a grant from the
MA Department of Early Education and Care
Offering programs in Ludlow, East Longmeadow, Longmeadow
Hampden, Wilbraham, Southwick, Granville, and Tolland.