What is SPARK?
The SPARK Center, the only program of its kind in New England, is a medically-therapeutic childcare facility and day program. Located in Mattapan, SPARK is a vital part of Boston’s urban community, currently assisting more than 100 children and families annually.
Who Are the Children?
SPARK serves children and families whose lives are affected by:
SPARK is a hospital-sponsored pediatric program designed to provide specialized services in the context of traditional classroom environments. Children from all ages in the daycare, after school, teen and summer programs benefit from an integrated model of care, including:
Children at SPARK are nurtured throughout their formative years and are encouraged to develop into resilient teenagers, ready for adulthood. The SPARK Center imparts excellence in specialized services by upholding BMC’s mission to provide exceptional care, without exception.