Provides array of horse activities for children with special needs of all ages.
Year-round therapeutic riding, hippotherapy, equinefacilitated psychotherapy for children, adults and military veterans with physical, cognitive, emotional and/or social challenges.
Recreational and skill building activities for children and youth with disabilities summer camp, horseback riding, after school and weekend activities.
Ice hockey for people with intellectual disabilities. Registration is required. Weekly practice/games on Saturdays at eh Bog Ice Arena. Not sure? We allow a free three practice period. One and off ice volunteers welcome.
Community Relations Counselor has database to assist and direct families to appropriate local services.
Offering full-and half-day ABA programming for toddlers and preschoolers diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Works to eliminate housing discrimination, advises individuals with disabilities about their rights to receive reasonable accommodations and reasonable modifications in housing.
ILCs are controlled and directed by persons with disabilities, for the purpose of empowering people to take control of their lives.
Committed to strengthening families through community connection, social support, parent services, and child care assistance.
Supports adults with disabilities in a wide variety of settings. Of- fers residential services, employment, day habilitation and community supports.
Sailing programs encourage people with disabilities to be active participants by steering the boat and trimming sails. Outcomes include increased self-confidence and improved leadership skills.
Offers a wide range of therapeutic programs for young children, and a Chapter 766-approved school for children and youth ages 3-22 with multiple disabilities.
Instructive horseback riding programs for people with disabilities. Many offer a sliding fee scale. Provides listing of PATH Intl. programs throughout the state.
Used and recycled medical equipment and assistive technology for children with special needs.
Provides child care referrals and information on evaluating qual- ity childcare, plus resources on various parenting issues.
Parent support group designed by parents to help families challenged by children’s mental health, emotional, or behavioral needs.
Information and referral, advocacy, workshops and support groups. Offers support in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. (Closed referral system DCF). Makes referrals to the Southeastern Mass. Legal Assistance Cor- poration, to provide legal services for children with disabilities. Intakes for referrals are processed by phone only.
Athletic ride-along program for children, adults and veterans with disabilities to participate in triathlons or road races; pro- vides equipment needed to allow Captains to participate.
Information and resources for Nantucket families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Provides support through supported employment, independent living, educational opportunities, and community connections.
Mobilizes people and resources to drive research for a cure and to address the challenges of everyone affected by MS.
Provides education and promotes awareness of Lyme Disease, both acute and chronic and other tick borne illnesses.
Provides information, trainings, child care, early childhood programs, mental health services, and family support programs.
Assistance to children who do not fit the criteria for social service programs. Applications for assistance are filled via confidential request from school principals, counselors, and nurses.
Free legal assistance to low-income families regarding SSI, social security, unemployment benefits, housing issues and some family law.
10 program centers offer a wide range of assistance through education, advocacy, flexible services, and respite options Emergency Respite Care, Specialized Foster Care-for children and adults.
KGT at Hope Health helps children and families cope with the impact of serious illness and loss. Services include support groups, individual counseling, and referral service.
Provides comprehensive services to help people with disabilities learn to live independently. Services include assessment, peer counseling, advocacy, skills training, and information/referral.
Information and referral, and advocacy for non-English speaking residents in the New Bedford area to assist them in receiving appropriate social services.
Provides children’s services, family support programs, residential services, and adult day and foster care program to children and adults with developmental disabilities and their families.
Serving Brockton, Attleboro and surrounding towns. Provides information and referrals for childcare services and in-home health and homemaker services for the elderly and disabled.
Mission is to lend home-based health/hospital equipment to those in need. Recipients must be willing to promptly return equipment when no longer needed. Equipment is loaned free of charge and sponsored by Masonic Lodges across eastern MA.
Therapeutic horseback riding and Hippotherapy under the di- rection of a physical therapist or therapeutic riding instructor for people with disabilities.
Provides supports for children and adults with developmental disabilities; social and recreational activities, case management, and advocacy to reduce family stress.
Committed to working with and for the Haitian community in the areas of culturally appropriate health education, support and advocacy, and opportunities for economic development.
Promotes positive decision-making skills, provides preventive health and social services.
Supports adults with learning disabilities and other related disorders living in Cape Cod. Programming is designed for individuals with learning or developmental disorders.
DEAF, Inc’s mission is to encourage and empower deaf individuals to lead an independent and productive life. We provide comprehensive support.
Information on Autism Spectrum disorders, newsletter, courses and clinics. Social skills groups for young adults and support to parent networks.
Day center, employment, transition, supported living, life skills, transportation. Additional locations: Fall River, Plymouth, Marion, Somerset and Mashpee.
Offers comprehensive audiological services.
Offers family counseling, advocacy, parent mentors, legal consultation, family outings and groups. Services are free, confidential and voluntary.
A multi-service agency serving and resettling refugees and immigrants.