The Massachusetts Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems Project (MECCS) works both within and outside the Department of Public Health to coordinate services for young children birth to five. Target areas for MECCS include:
  • Access to health insurance and medical homes
  • Social-emotional development and mental health
  • Early Care and Education
  • Parenting Education
  • Family Support

Contact Information

Kate Roper, MECCS Project Director
Bureau of Family Health and Nutrition
250 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02108
Telephone: (617) 624-5919
Fax: (617) 624-6062
Email: Kate.Roper@state.ma.us



This information is provided by the Division for Perinatal, Early Childhood, and Special Health Needs within the Department of Public Health.