Youth Achievement, Resilience and Success Since 1978

Community Partners:

Become a Keysteps Collaborator Today

KeySteps has thirty-five (35) years of experience working in the City of Boston and in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and our staff has extensive knowledge of the education, health and human service systems and know which agencies and people to contact to help youth resolve barriers to success and create networks of support. Consequently, our youth succeed in school, graduate, get jobs, enter college and if parents, are better prepared to raise children in an environment characterized by love of learning and economic stability.

  • Boston Public School Department
  • City of Boston
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation
  • Amelia Peabody Foundation
  • Janey Fund
  • Massachusetts Commission for Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Don Quijote Tours
  • Frye Insurance
  • Provider's Council
  • C-CORE Boston Children's Hospital
  • Kotin Crabtree & Strong
  • Department of Revenue - Fragile Families Project
  • Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless
  • Brazelton Touchpoints Center
  • Greater Boston Legal Assistance
  • Family Day Care Inc.
  • Boston Children's Museum
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health
  • Department of Health & Hospitals - City of Boston
  • Boston Architectural College
  • Boston University School of Social Work
  • Salem State University School of Social Work
  • Harvard University Graduate School of Education
  • Wilmington Trust
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation
  • Brandeis University: The Sillerman Center at The Heller School for Social Policy
  • 26 Boston-based Health Centers & Hospitals


KeySteps knows that the health of our community and the economic vitality of our region is dependent upon able high school graduates who:

  • know how to navigate and use systems of support in times of need
  • recognize the important role education holds for getting and maintaining a 'good job'