Resource Directory

Resource Directory

Explore our growing database of resources for Massachusetts families caring for loved ones with autism. All resources have been found helpful by families we support. Inclusion does not constitute an endorsement by the Autism Alliance or Advocates. Use the filters below to narrow your search by region, resource type, or age served.

Resource Directory

Resource Type(s) 
General Information/Helpful Websites / Insurance
Region 
Central-West / Greater Boston / MetroWest / Northeast / Southeast
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English / Spanish
The Autism Insurance Resource Center is THE resource for consumers, providers, clinicians, employers, and educators on issues related to medical insurance for autism treatment.
Resource Type(s) 
Safety
Region 
Uncategorized
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Autism Risk & Safety Management provides training tools for autism education and awareness to law enforcement, first response and criminal justice professionals. They offer workshops,
Resource Type(s) 
Advocacy / Education
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Autism Spectrum Advocacy provides special education advocacy for children with autism and autism spectrum disorders.
Resource Type(s) 
Dentist
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
This is a dental office in Framingham that is known to work well with children on the spectrum and their families.
Resource Type(s) 
Education
Region 
Central-West
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
At the Banacos Academic Center, Westfield State University students support each other through tutoring and studying together. If a college student has a documented learning
Resource Type(s) 
Nutritionist/Feeding Therapy / Occupational Therapist / Social Skills and Activities Group / Speech Language Pathologist
Region 
Central-West / MetroWest
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Barrett Family Wellness Center, Inc is a community based, pediatric occupational and speech therapy facility. They offer a full range of services, including sensory integration,
Resource Type(s) 
Applied Behavioral Analysis Provider / Social Skills and Activities Group
Region 
Central-West / Greater Boston / MetroWest / Northeast / Southeast
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
BBLC provides services for Home Based ABA, Early Intervention Specialty Services for Young Children with Autism and Center Based ABA including Intensive Intervention and Social
Resource Type(s) 
Applied Behavioral Analysis Provider / Diagnostic Center
Region 
Central-West / Greater Boston / MetroWest / Northeast / Southeast
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Beacon ABA Services is a private group practice of behavior analysts, behavioral therapists and specialized therapists organized to provide intensive behavioral/instructional services to individuals with
Resource Type(s) 
Recreation
Region 
Uncategorized
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Bertolami Music Therapy Services specializes in providing group and individual music therapy services to children and adults with a wide range of cognitive, physical and
Resource Type(s) 
Pediatricians
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English / Spanish
Dr. Beth Wigden is a pediatrician in Framingham known to work well with children with autism and their families.
Resource Type(s) 
Recreation
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
BINA Farm Center has locations in Lexington, Norfolk and Wellesley. They bring together individuals with and without special needs by offering a variety of inclusive
Resource Type(s) 
Recreation
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest / Northeast / Southeast
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Boston Ballet offers adaptive dance classes. They believe everyone should have the opportunity to dance and is committed to working with our families to ensure
Resource Type(s) 
Diagnostic Center / Neurologist / Psychiatry/Psychopharmacology
Region 
Central-West / Greater Boston / MetroWest / Northeast / Southeast
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
Arabic / Chinese-Mandarin / English / French / Haitian Creole / KHMER / Portuguese / Russian / Spanish
Boston Medical Center's Pediatric Autism Program provides evaluations and ongoing care for children of all ages when there is a pediatrician concern about autism spectrum
Resource Type(s) 
Counseling / Diagnostic Center / Education
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest / Northeast / Southeast
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Boston Neuropsychological Services LLC provides neuropsychological evaluations and educational consultations, speech and language services, and counseling to build a confident and positive future.