Opening Doors for Children and Families with Autism
Welcome to The New England Center for Children (NECC®), a school for children with autism located 20 miles west of Boston in Southborough, Massachusetts. We transform the lives of children with autism worldwide through education, research, and technology.
Work at NECC
There is perhaps no greater feeling of accomplishment that any individual can experience than the knowledge that they’ve made a truly positive difference in the life of another person.
Research News - Spring 2017
Jun 29, 2017Research News -News and Notes About Scientific Research on ASD and Other Developmental and Behavioral Disorders - is edited by Bill Ahearn, PhD, BCBA-D, LABA and Eileen Roscoe, PhD, BCBA-D, LABA. It provides information about…
NECC Recognizes June Employees of the Month
Jun 28, 2017Congratulations to NECC’s June Employees of the Month, featured below with Cathy Welch (left), NECC's Chief Operating Officer. NECC is grateful for your dedication and commitment. Victoria (Tori) Bayless, Teacher…
NECC is accepting applications for bib numbers for the New Balance Falmouth Road Race on August 20. This seven mile race begins in Woods Hole with the last four miles open on the flat right next to Martha’s Vineyard Sound. Last year, 10 runners raised nearly $33,000 for NECC! Please email Director of Special Events, Rachel Norberg, to inquire about a bib number.
This year marks the 9th Annual “The Mike” Golf Tournament, started by NECC parents Mike and Lori McKenna and lovingly named after their son Mike, who has been a student at NECC for 10 years. To date “The Mike” has raised over $270,000 for NECC students!
The ACE is the premier educational system for learners with autism. Our educational package provides BCBAs and Special Educators the ability to assess, teach and evaluate progress using evidence based procedures.
The Public School Services Department extends NECC's knowledge and expertise to over 1000 students in public schools and private agencies across the country.
Our admissions process is designed to be informative for parents/legal guardians while providing the information necessary to determine if the child should be placed at NECC.
NECC has enormous impact on the lives of children with autism
and their families. Through generous donations from the greater
community, NECC continues to be able to provide critical
services to those affected by autism.