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NECC Announces Autism Specialization in MSEd Program Through Simmons University

The New England Center for Children® (NECC®), a global leader in autism education and research for children with autism, in partnership with Simmons University Department of Education, is excited to announce an Autism Specialization designation within the Master of Science in Education degree (MSEd) earned on-site at NECC.  “The new designation conveys the prestige and […]

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NECC Wins Prestigious PR Daily Nonprofit PR Award

NECC Newsletter Also Garners Honorable Mention in Creative PR Assets Category The New England Center for Children®(NECC®), a global leader in education and research for children with autism, has been named the winner in PR Daily’s 2018 Nonprofit PR Awards in the Media Relations Campaign category. NECC also received an Honorable Mention in the Creative […]

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NECC Receives Grant from DCU for Kids to Support Speech and Language Technology

The New England Center for Children (NECC) is pleased to announce we have received a $22,000 grant from the DCU for Kids Foundation to support speech and language technology for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).   More than 40% of the NECC student population is unable to communicate verbally. To gain maximum independence and […]

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2018 Children of Promise Gala a Record Success

The New England Center for Children announced today that its 2018 Children of Promise Gala broke records for fundraising. Held on Nov. 30 at Boston’s InterContinental Hotel, nearly 450 business leaders, philanthropists, and NECC supporters enjoyed an evening of music, awards, auctions, and stories of inspiration. With the tremendous support of presenting sponsors, The Kim Family […]

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The New England Center for Children Joins Giving Tuesday with Focus on Raising Funds Through Team NECC

On November 27th, The New England Center for Children will again participate in international #GivingTuesday.  #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Founded in 2012 by the 92nd Street Y – a community and cultural center in […]

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NECC Announces Will Green as 2018 Outstanding Alumnus

William Green has been named The New England Center for Children’s Outstanding Alumnus of the Year. This award is bestowed upon NECC alumni who demonstrate inspiring personal, vocational and/or academic achievement. Will is 23-years-old and was a student at NECC from 2003 to 2017, and today works full-time at Whole Foods. The award will be […]

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The New England Center for Children Honors Lauren Mossman with Maria Felix Lonergan Memorial Award

The New England Center for Children announced Lauren Mossman, BCaBA, has received this year’s Maria Felix Lonergan Memorial Award.  The Maria Felix Lonergan Award is presented annually to an individual for outstanding contributions in three areas of Maria’s lifework as an autism education professional: mentorship, advocacy of effective education, and professionalism. Lauren is a speech […]

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Online Professional Training Can Improve Results for Those Teaching Children with Autism

Paraprofessionals, parents, and caregivers looking to increase their knowledge of applied behavior analysis (ABA), and how to apply ABA principles when teaching children diagnosed with autism and related disorders can find support with The New England Center for Children’s (NECC) online, self-paced learning platform, ABAplus™. ABAplus currently offers two course options.                                      The ABAplus Introduction to […]

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