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Resource Directory

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) 
Nutritionist/Feeding Therapy / Occupational Therapist / Physical Therapist / Social Skills and Activities Group / Speech Language Pathologist
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
The Boston Ability Center is a state of the art pediatric wellness center that is dedicated to helping kids reach their highest level of function
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) 
Applied Behavioral Analysis Provider
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Boston BSET uses strictly evidence based interventions and teaching methodologies to develop behavior analytical treatment plans. The only Metrowest towns served by BBSET are Wellesley
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
As part of the Boston Children’s Hospital Autism Spectrum Center, the Developmental Medical Center provides a broad array of diagnostic, treatment, consultation and advocacy services
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 / Neuropsychologist
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
Boston Neuropsychological Services (BNS) has been providing Neuropsychological Evaluations and counseling services for more than a decade.
Resource Type(s) 
Counseling / Neuropsychologist
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
The Dr. Leon O. Brenner Center for Psychological Assessment and Consultation at William James College provides comprehensive psychological assessments to address learning and adjustment challenges
Resource Type(s) 
Assistive Technology / Nutritionist/Feeding Therapy / Speech Language Pathologist
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
Bright Side Speech Therapy is a private speech therapy practice offering speech and language services to individuals and families in the greater MetroWest Area. They
Resource Type(s) 
Dentist
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 
English
The BU Dental Center provides services for children 0-18 years old with special health care needs. For children with complex medical issues or special needs,
Resource Type(s) 
Dentist
Children With Special Needs Bubble Children’s Dentistry and Orthodontics understands the challenges parents of special needs children face when looking for a dentist. We have
Resource Type(s) 
Autism Welcoming Initiative / Dining
Region 
MetroWest
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Located at 30 Worcester Road, Framingham Ma Burtons Grill & Bar is a perfect lunch or dinner spot for locals, also great for power lunching
Resource Type(s) 
Autism Welcoming Initiative / Dining
Region 
MetroWest
Age Range 
Adulthood (22+) / Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Located within the Lakeway Commons in Shrewsbury, MA. A perfect lunch or dinner spot for locals, also great for power lunching or socializing after work,
Resource Type(s) 
Applied Behavioral Analysis Provider
Region 
Central-West / MetroWest / Southeast
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Butterfly Effects partners with families to provide ABA treatment in the child's home. Parents may participate in treatment while children develop essential skills in a
Resource Type(s) 
Advocacy
Region 
Greater Boston / MetroWest
Age Range 
Infants and Toddlers (0-4) / School-Age (5-13) / Transition-Age (14-21)
Language(s) Spoken 
English
Masters Special Education, Educational consultant/advocacy, FCSN and Wrightslaw trained. Specialize in (but not limited to) Autism Spectrum Disorders, + 15years experience. My goal is to