AHEAD Inc. is a non-profit organization supporting the social, emotional, and educational needs of families in the Massillon community.  Included in that mission are supporting the after-school program, enhancing elementary, middle, and high school education and providing social service coordination and program development. Services are offered to students and parents/guardians of Massillon City Schools. The AHEAD office is conveniently located at Franklin Elementary. 

Mission Statement: The mission of AHEAD is to serve children and their families by removing barriers to learning and self-sufficiency through improving their academic, emotional, and social well-being in a safe environment.