Early Childhood

Field's Corner Children Thrive

Welcome to Fields Corner Children Thrive! This family-focused section of MyDorchester.org hosts information pertinent to early childhood education, school readiness, events for children and families, and more!  

  • Activities: Talk, Read, Play Calendar of Famility Activities (suggest other great activities: email info@mydorchester.org)
  • Early Childhood Resource Guide: FCCT has compiled a list of resources related to education, health, low-cost family fun and more!   
  • Developmental Milestones: Is my child where s/he should be in physical, mental and emotional development? How do I know? This section explores "milestones"--important signals and points of progress--in child growth. Links to printable, multi-lingual PDFS provided.
  • Partners: Learn about FCCT's partner organizations
  • School Readiness Roundtables: Parents, service providers and educators join together to connect children and families with resources and meet other community members. The Field’s Corner Children Thrive School Readiness Roundtable will be the decision-making body for what is included in an action plan to build a culture that supports early childhood education in Fields Corner.  

Thrive in 5 works with all the people who support young children - their families, early care and education providers, health and human service providers, and their city - to ensure that every child in Boston has the nurturing early care and experiences that provide a solid foundation for success in school and in life. Field's Corner Children's Thrive is a division of Thrive in 5, operating out of a "hub agency," the Dorchester House Multi-Service-Center