The Paralegal Assistant Training “PLAT” Program has been highlighted in a seminal report entitled “Massachusetts Healthy People 2020 Autism Roadmap” published by the U Mass Medical School Shriver Center. The Autism Higher Education Foundation program is mentioned under the title; “Future possibilities: Transition to Adult Life.” You can read more here.
My name is Kathleen Beaulieu, and I am the Special Education Administrator in the Somerset Berkley Regional District in Somerset, Massachusetts. In April 2015, a door opened which brought excitement and opportunity to our district and the students who are enrolled in the special education department. Matthew, a very accomplished, smart and charismatic young man […]
“Working with the PLAT program has been such a great benefit for our students. It has given them a platform to flourish and prove their skills and value within the law office community. We have seen a few of our students dramatically increase their ability to self-monitor, focus, manage time, and problem solve in an […]
“The Paralegal Assistant Training Program provides wonderful opportunities for development in job skills and independence in the community for students that need a structured environment and approach. I currently have two students working in different settings in the Boston area. They are proud of their work and relationships that have developed with co-workers. My students […]
The Autism Higher Education Foundation Pioneers Programs for Those with Autism: From Alliances with Universities and Colleges to Provide Avenues to Higher Education to a Pioneering Effort with the Boston Conservatory to Offer Musical Instruction, the Autism Higher Education Foundation Is Opening Doors of Opportunity to Adults with Autism The incidence of autism has […]
Marcus D. Ferro, Esq. is a licensed Attorney in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Upon graduation from the University of Massachusetts School of Law and admission into the Massachusetts Bar, Marcus opened a solo law practice, The Law Office of Marcus D. Ferro, with offices located in New Bedford and the Financial District of Boston. Marcus […]
Lisa Marie Noke-Kearney is a Director for the New England Chapter of Autism Speaks. She was the Co-Chair for the Greater Boston Walk for Autism Research for three years raising over 2 million dollars. Ms. Noke-Kearney is also an Education Advocate and the Development Chairperson for Advocates for Autism of Massachusetts. Prior to joining Autism […]