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) 
Financial Planning / Legal
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
Annette M. Hines has been practicing in the areas of Special Needs, Elder Law and Estate Planning for over twenty years. Her clients include individuals
Resource Type(s) 
Applied Behavioral Analysis Provider
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
ABACS,LLC offers behavioral analysis services toward those whose lives have been affected by autism and other developmental or behavioral disorders.
Resource Type(s) 
Applied Behavioral Analysis Provider / Social Skills and Activities Group
Region 
Central-West / MetroWest
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
The mission of ABS Behavioral Health Services is to provide each family they serve the highest quality of services through individualized programming to promote academic,
Resource Type(s) 
Social Skills and Activities Group
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest
Age Range 
School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Mastering new social skills is key for children who struggle to make friends. At Academy MetroWest, the staff of professional counselors help kids improve the
Resource Type(s) 
Advocacy
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
Gathering people with Autism Spectrum Disorders, their families, their friends, their advocates and those who provide support, Advocates for Autism of Massachusetts (AFAM) speaks in
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
Dr. Alan Lobovits is a pediatrician in Framingham known to work well with children with autism and their families.
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
ALEC (Autism and Law Enforcement Education Coalition) trains first responders (police officers, firefighters, and emergency and courtroom personnel) to help foster a deeper understanding of
Resource Type(s) 
Legal
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
Alfred A. Gray, Jr. is an attorney with Rubin and Rudman LLP Attorneys at Law. He provides consultation and representation concerning eligibility and services regarding
Resource Type(s) 
Autism Support Center
Region 
MetroWest
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English / Portuguese
Autism Alliance is one of the seven Autism Support Centers located in Massachusetts. We are located in MetroWest. We provide families with education, resources and
Resource Type(s) 
Autism Support Center / Recreation / Support Agency / Support Program
Region 
Central-West
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Autism Connections is one of seven support centers in Massachusetts. A program of Pathlight, Autism Connections provides support, information, and practical help for individuals with
Resource Type(s) 
Housing
Region 
Central-West / Greater Boston / MetroWest / Northeast / Southeast
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Autism Housing Pathways (AHP) was created to provide information, support and resources for families who seek to create secure, supported housing for their adult children
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.