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NECC in the Media

NECC Parent Featured on WBUR

2020-03-30T13:44:45-04:00March 30th, 2020|Categories: In the Media|Tags: , , |

Alysia Abbot shared her perspective about the toll that the COVID-19 situation is taking on NECC parents  in an essay featured on WBUR, one of Boston's three NPR affiliates, on March 27, 2020. In this powerful piece, Abbot detailed how "incredibly grateful" she is for NECC and her son's "dedicated and energetic" caregivers. She ended

Jessica Sassi Interviewed by Boston 25 News

2020-03-23T16:59:54-04:00March 23rd, 2020|Categories: In the Media, News from NECC|Tags: , |

The New England Center for Children's Clinical Director Jessica Sassi, PhD, BCBA-D, LABA, joined Boston 25 News' Heather Hegedus to speak about the impact that the COVID-19 situation is having on children with autism. In this informative interview, Sassi spoke about challenges that parents of children with autism may face, as well as strategies to

Photos: The New England Center for Children’s Annual Gala

2019-12-02T07:49:00-05:00November 26th, 2019|Categories: In the Media|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Boston Magazine featured NECC's Children of Promise Gala in their Party Pics section.  Read here:  https://www.bostonmagazine.com/life-style/2019/11/26/photos-the-new-england-center-for-childrens-annual-gala/

NECC’s International Presence Highlighted in Worcester Business Journal

2019-12-02T07:48:04-05:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: In the Media|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Worcester Business Journal features NECC's global expansion, including the opening of a new school for children with autism in Lebanon. Read the article....

Strengthening Community Engagement with Vocational Training and Employment for Young Adults with Autism

2019-10-08T08:36:50-04:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: In the Media|

Julie Weiss, NECC's Director of Vocational Training, and Julie LeBlanc, Vocational Specialist, wrote an article about vocational training and employment for young adults with autism. The article was published in Autism Spectrum News, and highlights vocational skill activities from ages 14-22.  Read the article here