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NECC and ACE Featured on Comcast Newsmakers

In June, Chief Development Officer and NECC Parent, Jared Bouzan, was recently featured on Comcast Newsmakers. He spoke with Jenny Johnson about NECC’s programs and services, including the ACE -Autism Curriculum Encyclopedia, as well as NECC’s impact on families both locally and around the globe.  Watch the video below.   

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Applied Research Presented in Conjunction with the Simmons College On-site Graduate Training Program

Thirty research posters and four talks were presented in the John and Diane Kim Autism Institute on Thursday, July 12, covering topics such as “A Method for Establishing Conditioned Reinforcers,” “Effects of Response Interruption and Redirection on Stereotypy,” “Evaluating the Effects of Matrix Training on Play Skills,” and “The Effects of Matrix Training on Generalization […]

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NECC Receives Grant from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts for Organic Garden Project -“Edible Schoolyard”

The New England Center for Children has received a $5,349 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Healthy Living grant to fund NECC’s organic garden project called the “edible schoolyard.” The grant funds assisted in construction of raised garden beds; procurement of equipment and materials including soil, seeds, storage kits, food dehydrators, gathering baskets, and a […]

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Research News – Spring 2018

The New England Center for Children (NECC) just released the latest research newsletter, News and Notes About Scientific Research on ASD and Other Developmental and Behavioral Disorders which can be found at the following link: Spring Research News and Notes The purpose of this newsletter is to provide information to families, practitioners, and researchers in […]

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Annual Carlos Placido-Dunkin Donuts Golf Classic for Autism Raises $189K

The annual Carlos Placido- Dunkin’ Donuts Golf Classic for Autism was held at the Franklin Country Club in Franklin, MA on Monday, June 4, 2018.  Started 21 years ago by Dunkin’ franchisee Neal Faulkner, the event has raised more than $2 million since its founding. On Monday, 124 golfers and philanthropists gathered under rainy skies […]

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NECC Honors Four Students with Student Achievement Awards

The following four students have made exceptional progress in their time at NECC.  We are proud of them for their hard work and looking forward to the accomplishments they make in the future.   JACOB is an adventurous 17-year-old young man who has been at NECC since April of 2015.  He enjoys traveling, listening to […]

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NECC 5K Walk/Run for Autism a Community Success

The Annual 5K Walk/Run for Autism was held on Saturday, May 12th at the Neary School in Southborough. Despite the rainy conditions, the event was an overwhelming success and continues to be a core event in NECC’s fundraising campaigns. Approximately 1,300 participants came together to raise more than $211,000 for the NECC Annual Fund. The Annual […]

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NECC Receives Grant from Music Drives Us

The New England Center for Children® (NECC®), a global leader in education for children with autism, announced today it received a grant for musical instruments from Music Drives Us, a foundation created by entrepreneur Ernie Boch Jr., to fund music programs designed to effect positive change for people of all ages. The Music Drives Us grant […]

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