The Island Autism Group Inc

Expansion of transition age programming at Island Autism

We are looking to expand our programming for 17-25 year olds to focus on the transition from after-school and leisure activities to life skills that can develop into employment and lifelong interests. These skill areas will be inspired by the micro-farm we are building at the Center (i.e. farming, baking, arts and crafts on- and off-campus).

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Edgartown, MA
AMOUNT: $108,000

Empowering Parents to Advocate for Inclusion

Massachusetts Advocates for Children is working to remove the barriers that exist in education to create equitable opportunities for children and youth to learn, grow, and thrive. The organization focuses its advocacy efforts on children and youth who face significant barriers, inequities, and/or discrimination because of their economic status, disability, race, ethnicity, culture, or immigration … Continued